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Medicare Fraud

Shimon Richmond investigates Medicare fraud schemes

How to Stop Medicare Fraud From Happening to You

Protect your Medicare number, hang up on fraudsters, report bad guys

Episode 27 Dr. Rotten: Can medicare fraud give you cancer? Part 1

Meet the Man Who Defrauded Medicare of Millions

Dr. Farid Fata falsely treated patients for cancer and submitted bogus health care claims

Federal agents in a takedown of suspects for a medicare fraud scheme

24 Charged in Massive Fraud Scheme

Telemarketers lured recipients with free or low-cost medical equipment

Man uses mouth swab in DNA testing

'Free' DNA Testing Used to Scam Medicare Recipients

States sound alarm about fraudsters urging cancer screenings


Have You Fallen Victim to Fraud?

Volunteers from our Fraud Watch Network Helpline will be standing by to talk to you live during our first-ever, online “Fraudcast” – a special event we’ve planned just for you!


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Scammers Pose as IRS Agents Demanding Payment

Get advice on how to identify and handle imposter fraud

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6 Steps for Consumers After Capital One Mega-Hacking

Latest data breach hits an estimated 106 million consumers

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Feds Take Aim at Foreign Fraudsters

Rules OK'd to curb bad actors from disguising origin of calls, texts

Federal Trade Commission FTC Chairman Joe Simons speaks at a press conference

Government Hits Facebook With $5 Billion Fine

Social media giant must bolster user privacy protections

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Don't Plan on Expected $125 Cash Equifax Payouts

FTC urges consumers to opt for free credit-monitoring services


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