Florida House Targets Vaccination ScamsFraudsters who mislead the public about access to COVID-19 vaccinations could be charged with a third-degree felony and sued in civil court, under a measure championed by House Speaker Chris Sprowls.
FBI Issues Warning About Scammers Trying To Cash In On COVID VaccinesAs two COVID-19 vaccines circulate – one from Pfizer and one from Moderna – there's now a warning from the FBI about scammers trying to cash in on those vaccines.
Con Artists Posing As FBI Agents In New Twist Of An Old ScamAn old scam with a new twist has con artists posing as FBI agents.
Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody Warns College Students Of Work-From-Home Employment ScamAttention, college students! A consumer alert warning has been issued regarding an emerging work-from-home employment scam.
Con Artists Taking Missing Package Scam To The Next LevelCon artists are taking the missing package scam to the next level.
Beware Of Scam Making The Rounds Affecting Microsoft Computer UsersThe Better Business Bureau warns of crooks who might look to trick you into paying for an "Expiring Windows license."
Florida Woman, Daughter Get Prison Time For $1.4M Psychics Scam Involving Snake EmbryosA Florida woman and her daughter, who claimed to be psychics, are heading to prison for a defrauding two victims out more than $1.4 million, court records show.
‘I Thought I Did My Homework’: Homeowner Left Frustrated After Being Duped By Unlicensed ContractorWhen Mike Ruckdeschel was ready to buy impact windows for his Davie home he contacted Hi-Tech Aluminum and Windows to do the job.
Better Business Bureau Issues Warning About New Cable Service ScamThe Better Business Bureau is warning of a scam in which con artists impersonate representatives from a cable company and claim to offer a great deal on service.
Police: Scammers Swindle Florida City For Nearly $750,000Ocala police say scammers posing as a local construction company doing business with the city got an employee to change information that sent $742,376 to a fraudulent bank account.
Con Artists Pretending To Be Bank's Fraud Department In New Text Message ScamA quickly growing phone scam is targeting banking customers via text message.
Better Business Bureau: How Victims Connect To Scam Affects Chance For Money LossNew research has revealed how a victim connects to a scam can make a big difference whether or not they lose money.
Cybercriminals Cashing In On New Real Estate Email ScamA new real estate email scam has cybercriminals cashing in.
Consumer Alert: Got A College Loan? Don't Fall Prey To ScammersThe average student leaves college with more than $30,000 in loans and the desire to get them paid off has many people falling for scams.
Coral Gables Woman Charged In Designer Handbag ScamA Coral Gables woman is charged with defrauding T.J. Maxx out of thousands of dollars by turning in counterfeit designer handbags and claiming they were the original ones and getting huge refunds.