With the holiday shopping madness about to begin, consumer groups say scammers are ready and waiting to exploit the chaos and take advantage of our desire to get the hottest gifts at the best prices.
Selling phony oil and gas leases over the phone. Con-artists have been doing it for decades and it still works. Here is what you need to know to avoid being a scammer’s next victim.
It seemed like the perfect job, but an ad on Craiglist led one unsuspecting college student directly into the hands of a con-artist.
A Wichita Falls man is facing jail time because he's accused of scamming people from all over the United States.
To protect yourself from any health insurance scams when the Affordable Care Act enrollment starts, insurance experts have some warnings for you.
Criminals are trying to fool people with fake websites for the "Affordable Care Act."
Internet security experts are expecting criminals to take advantage of any confusion when the affordable healthcare act begins. They offer tips to keep you safe.
Area businesses are being contacted by a fake award and the only qualification is paying for it.
Elderly woman turns the tables on a would-be phone scammer.
There is a new twist to an old scam that continues to lure people in. Con-artists have come up with one more way to deceive potential victims of foreign lottery scams.
Next time you think about doing business with a company you don't know much about, keep this story in mind. Dozens of people ended up losing money in this scam disguised as a community charity.
Visit ncpw.gov for answers to questions about banking, identity theft, or how to avoid scams.
If instead of sending you flowers your online valentine asks for you to send them money, you may have a problem.
How do you know your online sweetheart is real?
Scammers are creating bogus payday loan sites to snag their victims.
With just days left of holiday shopping, consumers are becoming more and more frantic.
High-tech card skimmers can easily steal your credit card info.