Scamming is the new theft in America. A look at current scams and how to avoid them: IRS scams, email scams, payday loan scams, police scams, "Microsoft tech support" scams.
What are some of the problems with the Vanilla Visa gift cards? And how does this gift card compare to others on the market?
Do you know who to complain to when you are a victim of a Ponzi scheme or pyramid scheme? Do you know what agencies go after them? Do you know how they do so? Find out here.
Knowing the common methods that these criminals use to illegally obtain your information can help prevent you from becoming a victim. So just how do these cowardly criminals steal your identity?
With rental markets tight, scam artists have swarmed to craigslist to take advantage of desperate house and apartment hunters. Protect yourself by learning to identify these fake ads.
A common modelling agency scam targets younger females looking for work as amateur models, and ends up costing them a lot of money without giving them jobs.
How Union Plus and Capital One are finding loopholes in federal consumer laws and ripping off their customers.
Americans spend about $50 billion a year on weddings. With that kind of coin skittering about, some unsavoury characters are bound to be attracted.
A previous new hire working for the malicious multi-level marketing style company known as Smart Circle gives you the inside scoop on the business.
The "grandparent scam" is becoming more sophisticated because the thieves now use social media to get personal information. Be suspicious if you're asked to wire money to a "loved one" in trouble.
Tips and advice on how to avoid scams on MTurk (Amazon Mechanical Turk). An overview of the different types of scams and practical advice for not getting caught out by them.
There are a lot of scammers on the internet specially in outsourcing sites. Because of this, many people are discouraged to earn money online. Here are some tips on how to avoid being scammed on Freelancer.com.
These days people want to work from home more than ever, and it is indeed possible to make money online. It's also easy to get ripped off, though. Protect yourself by learning about these scams.
Wyndham resorts uses scams to lure unsuspecting people into their presentations. This time I was enticed after filling out an entry form to win a car.
The University of Phoenix Online is a huge for-profit diploma mill. This online college operates to take your money and teach you nothing.
Mold remediation scams put a stain on a legitimate industry. This article explains how to identify when it is necessary to look closer at your contractor. Customers' needs should always come first.
Marketers have discovered an inexpensive way to get the word out about their products and services...your telephone. Criminals use it to steal personal information. Here are ways to take control.