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Customer Service Survey Scams: Don't Fall for Them! | Posted 07.22.2015 | Business

Scammers are creative when it comes to devising schemes to try and steal your identity and money, and the BBB and the AARP have been warning consumers about such a scam lately regarding fake customer service surveys.

Beware of the Grifter: The Anatomy of a Scam

Ash Cash | Posted 04.28.2012 | Black Voices
Ash Cash

As we continue to see high rates of unemployment, foreclosures, and bankruptcies; a lot of people that are in financial restraints fall victim to these types of scams. Unfortunately, once you fall prey to this there's really nothing anyone can do. Here are some tips to protect yourself.

5 Online Security Tips for Valentine's Day

Robert Siciliano | Posted 04.14.2012 | Crime
Robert Siciliano

These scammers are like loneliness relief valves. In a way, they provide a different perspective by making baseless promises that they never intend to fulfill. In the end, victims end up emptying their bank accounts.

Snow White & the Seven Cyber-Scams

John Giacobbi | Posted 02.15.2012 | Technology
John Giacobbi

If you don't want your festive holiday cheer to go south quicker than Rick Perry's presidential ambitions then here are a few useful tips as to the Do's and Don'ts of online shopping.

Nigeria Email Scammers Work Extra Hard In Recession

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Online swindling takes dedication even in the best of times, the scammer said earnestly. The spinal cord aches from sitting at a desk. The eyes itch ...

WSJ Reporter's Fight To Save Elderly Relative From Scammers

Wall Street Journal | KAREN BLUMENTHAL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The first time a beloved relative in his mid-70s wired several thousand dollars to strangers, believing he was paying taxes on huge lottery winnings, ...