Mokena Couple Charged In PPP Loan Scam Set To Appear

MOKENA, IL — A Mokena couple that police say fraudulently obtained more than $1 million in payroll protection loans and used more than half to purchase a home was under investigation by police for 15 months prior to being arrested last week, police said on Wednesday. Jennifer and Joseph Wirtz were arrested at their Mokena […]readmore

3 Reasons You Might Want To Avoid Live Shopping On

Editorial Note: We earn a commission from partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect our editors’ opinions or evaluations. Livestream shopping has become a huge hit with consumers in China, and the trend is making its way to the U.S. Many social media and retail platforms now offer live shopping experiences for U.S.-based […]readmore

Gold Fields warns of fake investment scam

Johannesburg – Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE: GFI) has become aware of a scam that promotes financial investments through a fake app and WhatsApp group. It uses our company name, as well as photos of Gold Fields board members and/or executives. We have no connection to this app or WhatsApp group whatsoever and […]readmore

Ex-Premier League player and Charlton legend “scammed friends and family

Ex-Premier League player and Charlton legend Richard Rufus reportedly “scammed friends and family out of £15m”, court heard this week. The 47 year old, allegedly claimed to be a successful foreign exchange trader to convince his alleged victims to invest. But the ex-defender, who offered returns of 60% a year from the “low-risk” scheme, lost […]readmore

“That’s crazy!” – Valkyrae shocked to see 100 Thieves content

In a livestream on November 30, 2022, YouTube Gaming sensation Rachell “Valkyrae” reacted to the latest OfflineTV and Friends video, titled “babysitting children in among us vr.“ A segment of the video showed Twitch star Peter “PeterParkTV” receiving a $30,000 donation from a viewer named VulpineRainbow. Valkyrae first assumed the streamer received a $100 or […]readmore

MBBS Admissions scam? NMC warns Indian students about fake recognition

NMC warns Indian students about fake recognition letter for Kyrgyzstan medical college Photo : iStock National Medical Commission, NMC has issued a warning and clarification for Indian Students wanting to apply for MBBS Admissions in Kyrgyzstan. As per a letter issued by NMC, students have been warned against a fake letter circulating about MBBS recognition […]readmore

Owner of Trucking Companies Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

          LOS ANGELES – The owner of several Inland Empire-based trucking companies was sentenced today to 120 months in federal prison for ordering the illegal repair of a tanker that resulted in an explosion and the death of one his employees – the second time one of his welders was killed.           Carl Bradley Johansson, […]readmore

Demand for coordinator between MahaRERA-KDMC to check illegal construction

Thane: Lack of coordination between Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (MAHARERA) and Kalyan-Dombivali Municipal Corporation (KDMC) was the main reason 65 developers in the area could carry out the RERA registration scam which could have been avoided,” Bharat Chheda, the newly elected president of Credai-MCHI Kalyan Dombivali unit, told mediapersons. The Credai-MCHI of Kalyan-Dombivali unit has demanded the appointment of a cell officer to coordinate […]readmore

Police: Scam Costs Framingham Resident $1,800

FRAMINGHAM – Framingham Police are investigating a scam that cost a Framingham resident yesterday, November 28. Police were called to Singletary Lane for an phone scam. “This was a scam over the phone requesting payment for an outstanding bill,” said Framingham Police spokesperson Lt. Rachel Mickens. “This resulted in fraudulent credit card transactions.” The amount […]readmore