Tagged With Scam

Police in Ohio say a viral Facebook post about a man impersonating country star Travis Tritt is a hoax


The FTC has taken legal action against iBackPack for raising $800,000 and never delivering products in 'a deceptive crowdfunding scheme'


Trump's former deputy campaign manager reportedly scammed elderly voters who believed they were donating to pro-Trump conservative candidates



80-year-old conman set up fake sites for Bernie Sanders, Beto O'Rourke, and others that tricked supporters into sending him $250,000, prosecutors say


Phone scammers are pretending to kidnap rich people's kids and trying to get them to pay ransoms


'Please call me back right away. It is an emergency I need your help!': Australians are being warned of a new texting scam



Don’t be fooled: Scammers are pretending to be top YouTube stars and offering 'gifts'


A scary type of scam call causes Apple's logo and phone number to pop up on your iPhone lock screen, but there's a way to protect yourself


A woman has been charged with pretending to be a witch and allegedly scamming a man out of $600,000


Scammers have started using a fake Spotify email to steal people’s Apple IDs — here are the red flags to watch out for


ANZ and CBA were targeted with fake apps in June and neither bank had to tell their customers


People are being victimized by a terrifying new email scam where attackers claim they stole your password and hacked your webcam while you were watching porn — here's how to protect yourself



Gorgeous women, Vladimir Putin, and fluffy buzzwords: 6 clues the blockchain project you're thinking about investing in is a scam


A scary extortion scam has hit the Chinese community in Australia, netting more than $1 million


Telco billing scams are on the rise in Australia again


A cryptocurrency CEO bragged that he ran off with $50 million -- but after a journalist tracked him down in Egypt, he said it was just a joke



DOMINO'S DATA BREACH: CEO says online ratings system leaked customers' info


Police are raiding offices in London after people lost £18 million to 'boiler room' scams


Scammers are sending out fake invoices that look exactly like they're from Xero, MYOB, and Sage


You're eating a lot of fake, rotten olive oil -- here's how to find the real stuff