Scammers Steal Facebook Profiles To Lure In VictimsEvery year scams cost Americans roughly $50 billion with the Better Business Bureau estimating that one in every four homes is affected.
City Leaders Confirm 8 Attempts To Extort Money In Hoax AbductionsCity leaders confirmed Wednesday there have been eight attempts to extort money from parents in Weston through a scam meant to scare a person into paying up.
Con Artists Getting Creative With This Social Media ScamScam artists can pose as everything from a government official to your cell phone provider. Now some are pretending to be an old friend on social media.
Safety Alert: BSO Warns Of Jury Duty ScamThe BSO is issuing a safety alert after reports are coming in that con artists are posing as deputies for a jury duty scam.
Overpayment Scam Making A ComebackAn old scam is making a comeback. It's called the 'overpayment scam' in which the criminals promise the victims money but end up ripping them off.
Feds, Florida Lottery Warn Of Mega Millions ScamFederal investigators, along with Florida Lottery officials are warning of a scam involving their Mega Millions game.
Warning: Companies Promising To Lower Student Debt May Not Deliver Student loan debt is a growing problem prompting some students to turn to companies that promise to lower monthly payments but authorities say some companies don’t deliver.
Study: Millennials More Likely To Get Scammed Than Senior CitizensCon artists steal millions from Americans every year. But the people most likely to fall for a scam may not be the ones you first think.
Police: Fix-A-Flat Scammers Caught In The ActTwo men are behind bars accused of a deflating scam against South Florida drivers.
Old Jury Duty Scam On The RiseCon artists are posing as authorities – calling people and telling them they’re going to be arrested for missing jury duty, unless they pay up.
Don't Get Scammed By Online Home Business CoachesOwning your business is a dream worth chasing. But are you chasing it wisely? Can you tell the real opportunities from phony ones?
IRS Issues New Warning On Familiar ScamThe IRS has issued a new warning on a familiar con after seeing a dramatic increase in scams that has already netted crooks more than $26 million.
If PBSO Calls You About Paying Fine, It’s A ScamThere is a troublesome new phone scam going around, and the con artist is posing as a law enforcement agent.
Monroe Deputies Warn Of Scam That Ends In Theft Detectives are warning business owners about a scam which led to the theft of a Key Largo business.
Police: Man Scams Century Village Residents Out Of SavingsAriel Luis Hernandez was arrested by Pembroke Pines police for allegedly scamming two elderly residents at Century Village out of $197,925.50.