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Could You Become a Fraud Victim?

Study finds differences between fraud victims and non-victims

Kathleen, a retired bookkeeper, received a letter last year announcing she had won the Jamaican national lottery, along with what looked like a check for $3.5 million. She called the phone number given and was told she'd receive the prize if she wired money to cover various fees. Over several weeks, she sent three $500 wire transfers. … Back to Article

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