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Crowdfunding Fraud

By Scam Awareness | August 31, 2015

When tragedy strikes, many relief organizations go into full fundraising mode in order to help out the victims of a disaster. Now, with the advent of "crowdfunding" sites like Kickstarter and GoFundMe, it has become even easier for the victims of bad circumstances to solicit help from kind strangers on the internet. However, sometimes these crowdfunding schemes can prey on the good intentions of donors, and go towards the wallets of shady scammers. READ MORE

Beware: WhatsApp Scam

By Scam Awareness | August 26, 2015

Recently, a bunch of WhatsApp Scams have popped up with users in several different countries. Here is what to look out for: READ MORE

If it’s too good to be true…

By Scam Awareness | August 21, 2015

You know how the old proverb goes...if it sounds or looks too good to be true, it probably is! Every day American consumers, across the country, receive offers that just sound too good to be true. READ MORE

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