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Twin Enemies Vex U.S. Troops: Fraud and Identity Theft

Active-duty personnel, veterans and reserve forces targeted by scammers

Veterans: Stay Safe From COVID-19 Vaccine Scams

Criminals continue to capitalize on coronavirus pandemic

Pandemic Proves to Be Fertile Ground for Identity Thieves

Number of identity theft cases more than doubled in 2020 from 2019, FTC report finds

Owner of Social Catfish Breaks Down Online Dating Scams

David McClellan shares how to spot fake photos, bios and more when you meet someone online

Romance Scammer Turns Woman Into 'Money Mule'

Heartbroken 55-year-old lost cash, unknowingly helped launder ill-gotten gains

Coronavirus Scams

Don't Flaunt Your COVID-19 Vaccine Card on Facebook

Revealing sensitive personal data on social media can trigger identity theft

COVID-19 Vaccine Scams Rise Amid Nationwide Rollout

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

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

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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