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Coronavirus Scams

COVID-19 Vaccine Scams Rise Amid Nationwide Rollout

Fraudsters prey on people eager for hard-to-get coronavirus vaccinations

COVID-19 Vaccine Unleashes Crimes and Counterfeits

Pfizer security chief warns consumers not to give cash to criminals who purport to have vaccine

Scams Spike on Instagram, Other Social Media Sites

Online shopping frauds a top complaint to FTC as pandemic emerged

8 Tips to Scam-Proof Your Life During COVID-19

Crooks capitalizing on the crisis want your cash and personal data

25 Fake Websites Shut Down Claiming to Sell Lysol, Clorox

Cleaning products ordered online were never delivered to consumers

In the News

Social Security Impostors Take Scams to the Next Level

Crooks pose as real government officials, brandish badge numbers to deceive beneficiaries

6 Red Flags in Email Promising Money for COVID Victims

Tell-tale signs the $800,000 offer from the United Nations is too good to be true Hit by Consumer Complaints

Company official says site will close after Better Business Bureau issues national warning

10 New Year's Resolutions to Scam-Proof Your Life

Simple ways to stay safe from fraudsters online and off in 2021

FTC, 14 States Crack Down on Work-from-Home Scams

Cases skyrocket during pandemic as unemployed, retirees, others seek income

Stimulus Check Scams

This Is What a Real Treasury Check Looks Like

Secret Service reveals security features to deter fraud

Fake Stimulus Checks Drive Traffic to Used-Car Sale

Federal lawsuit alleges deceptive and illegal tactics

First Fraud Charges Involving Stimulus Loans Filed

Feds allege men schemed to get relief money




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