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Types of Scams
Offbeat  (tags: scams, interesting, off-beat )

M
- 276 days ago - consumerprotection.govt.nz
Scammers are constantly coming up with new ways to scam. It's their day job. Most scams follow basic patterns. This section lists the hallmarks of different types of scams.
A Holiday Scam Targeting Kids
Offbeat  (tags: kids, scams, technology, society, finance )

Jae
- 2211 days ago - financiallyfit.yahoo.com
What would the holidays be without a scam to worry about? Only this time the fraudsters are targeting your kids and their personal information.
Verizon | Fraud and Scam Alerts
Offbeat  (tags: scams, philshing etc, cell phones )

Dianna
- 2305 days ago - www22.verizon.com
this article so welcome from verizon wireless gives explanations of many of the most common scams going on currently and some suggestions and advice. this is certainly a MUST READ!
South Florida Jail Scams Turn IRS Into ATM
Offbeat  (tags: inmates, scams, government, irs, interesting, funny )

Lone
- 2481 days ago - miamiherald.com
Say this for the thieves, druggies and bank robbers at the county jail outside Key West: They put their idle time to profitable use.
Scammers Use Better Business Bureau's Name for Fake Lotto
Offbeat  (tags: scams, con artist, trash, scum bag, low life's, worthless )

Lone
- 2488 days ago - walletpop.com
The story is true, but the names have been changed to defraud the innocent. It may sound like the start of an episode of Dragnet, but it's the true story of how scammers were able to con an elderly man out of $80,000 and many more out of their hard earned
BBB Lists Top 10 Scams
Offbeat  (tags: scams, money, credit card, interesting, theft )

Lone
- 2506 days ago - wxyz.com
The Better Business Bureau has released a list of the top 10 scams and rip-offs of 2009
How To Avoid Charity Scams
Offbeat  (tags: disaster, scams, dishonesty, beware.crime )

Lone
- 2519 days ago - localnews8.com
When disasters like the catastrophe in Haiti strike unfortunately scammers target the vulnerable, trying to reap the benefits of the tragedy. Many people dig deep into their wallets to help.
   

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