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A credit card machine.  (Source: CBS4)

New ‘Tokenization’ System Could Put An End To Identity Theft

With so much talk of data breaching, hacking, and identity theft many people are concerned about their personal information.

06/18/2014

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Where To Buy A Cheap Car Online

In place of tiny columns with cryptic abbreviations of a car’s conditions, the Internet boasts searchable listings with generous detail and expansive photo galleries.

06/16/2014

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Second Former County Employee Charged In Bribery Scam

A second Miami-Dade public works supervisor has been charged in bribery scam.

05/10/2014

Scott Rothstein (Source: CBS4)

Man Sentenced For Concealing Jewelry During Rothstein Investigation

It will be 10 months in prison for a South Florida man after pleading guilty to charges that he helped conceal jewelry from investigators seizing assets in ex-lawyer Scott Rothstein’s $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme.

03/22/2014

February 13, 2014: Catherine Champon was arrested on charges of exploiting the elderly. (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Teacher Accused Of Ripping Off Elderly Woman She Met At Church

A Broward County teacher is facing elderly exploitation charges after investigators say she ripped off an 85-year-old woman.

02/14/2014

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Consumers Warned Of New $9.84 Credit Card Scam

If you’ve been looking at your bank statements and notice a strange charge of $9.84 that you can’t remember making, it likely came from a crook, according to a new alert from the Better Business Bureau.

CBS Miami–01/28/2014

January 16, 2014: FPL is warning customers of a scam circulating email.  (Source: CBS4)

FPL Warns Of Scam Targeting Utility Customers

Florida Power and Light Company is warning customers of a scam going around through email.

CBS Miami–01/16/2014

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Jury Scam Going Around South Florida

Next time you answer the phone you could be responding to a scam.

01/09/2014

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South Florida Psychic Convicted Of Fraud

A woman claiming she had psychic powers was convicted of multiple fraud charges in what prosecutors said was a long-running $40 million scam.

09/26/2013

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Deputies Warn Of S. FL Car Crash Scam

If you get a phone call telling you a family member has been in a car crash and to send money, you should consider that it could be a scam.

CBS Miami–09/06/2013

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