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Coronavirus Scams

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IRS Warns of Consumers of Stimulus Check Scams

Ignore come-ons promising help to get you your payments, tax refunds

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Coronavirus Robocalls: FTC Warns 9 Telecom Firms

Scammers use illegal phone calls to profit from pandemic fears

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Staying Safe: Protect Your Money

Listen to replay of the March 19 Tele-Town Hall as experts answer questions about COVID-19 scams

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Feds Says Nearly $6 Million Lost to Coronavirus Fraud

Complaints soared toward the end of March as pandemic spread in the U.S.

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Feds Shut Down Website Peddling Fake Vaccine

As coronavirus scams multiply, DOJ issues tips to recognize and avoid them

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Cybercrooks Exploiting Fears Over Pandemic

Secret Service notes increaser in scams as the COVID-19 outbreak sweeps the globe

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COVID-19, Census and Other Scams to Dodge in 2020

Here are six frauds ripping-off consumers for their hard-earned cash

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Scammers Use Texts to Tout Fake Cures, Test Kits

FCC warns consumers to beware of robocalls tied to the outbreak, offers safety tips

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Coronavirus Scams Spread as Fraudsters Follow Headlines

Be wary of people pushing products or stocks that promise a cure

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How International Fraud Rings Target Older Americans

From phone and email scams to imposter fraud, see how they operate

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How Do Robocall Scams Work?

It takes sophistication, investment and a diversity of skills to run a robocall fraud. Here are the key steps

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