Tag Archive for scams

Fraudsters Conning People Looking For Love

With so many people all around the world looking for love, the development of online dating and app based hook-up opportunities has given many people the chance to engage with people. Many people have found love online, which has to…

Mail Fraud Still Occurs

There are many ways in which businesses can commit fraud and although it may not seem as popular as it used to be, mail fraud is still a major drain on society and the organisation which delivers mail around the…

Spotting A Boiler Room Scam

Given that there are so many scams to look out for, it can be difficult to stay on top of everything. However, there is definitely a need to be aware of the main tactics and strategies used by common scams,…

Ways A Lawyer Might Try To Rip You Off

There are some lawyers out in the world who are interested solely in making money. They do not care for the seriousness of the case or the ways in which they can protect clients. However, some might make you feel…

Would You Commit Fraud To Win The Lottery?

Winning the lottery would be a dream come true for many people, especially one of the major roll-over prizes. Sadly, the chances of winning the lottery are pretty astronomical which means that the vast majority of us will never know…

5 Tips To Reduce The Risk Of Online Shopping

Banks and credit card providers will usually send their customers a detailed statement of financial activity once per month, covering payments and credits made within the past 4 weeks. Financial institutions that offer online banking or account management make it…

For-Profit Colleges And Veteran Deception

It’s (probably) a scam. And it’s hard to imagine companies possess the indecency of targeting men or women who have served in the protection of this great nation, and interested in bleeding out veterans of their GI Bill tuition dollars.…

Tips For Avoiding Plumber Fraud

Now even if you live in a brand new home chances are that you’ll need the services of a plumber at least once a year. Many plumbers specialize in more than just common repairs like clogged drains and leaking pipes,…