Archive for June, 2011

Fundraising Scam!

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Every so often, a horrible natural disaster occurs. Within the last 10 years you have had Hurricane Katrina, the Earthquakes in Japan and Haiti, and the Tsunami in Asia. Now, when one of these cataclysmic events occur, of course there will be legitimate people trying to raise money for these causes. Contrary to popular belief, [...]

Subscriber Scam #1

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

You may have heard of subscriber fraud before. There are many levels to it and different interpretations. However, the fraud we are talking about is very similar to identity theft. The term subscriber fraud can be taken any number of ways, but in this particular case, you could end up losing quite a bit of [...]

Locksmith Scams

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

It happens to all of us. We get locked out of our house, our cars, lose keys, or accidentally break our locks. These things always happen at the most inconvenient times also! The fact of the matter is at some point you are going to need to put some new locks on at least 1 [...]

Collection Agency Scams

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

Generally, when you owe a sum of money to any organization, like a school, lawyer, doctor, or credit card, they will send your case to an outside source in order to collect their money. However, this occurs after a significant period of times, and in some cases years. It won’t be uncommon for someone to [...]