Ex-Premier League player Richard Rufus ‘scammed friends and family out

A FORMER Premier League footballer scammed friends and family out of £15million to maintain his lavish lifestyle, a court heard. Richard Rufus is accused of pretending to be a successful foreign exchange trader to convince his alleged victims to invest. 2 Richard Rufus is accused of scamming his family and friendsCredit: Central News But the […]readmore

Practicing Gratitude Isn’t Woo-Woo. It’s a Path to More Money

This story is part of So Money, an online community dedicated to financial empowerment and advice, led by CNET Editor at Large and So Money podcast host Farnoosh Torabi. Imagine losing your entire savings. Now imagine losing your entire savings because of Bernie Madoff, the (late) crook who took over 50 billion dollars’ worth of […]readmore

Hamburg New York Police Warn Of Social Media Scams

As we head into the holiday season, the Hamburg police department took to social media to warn people of potential social media scams that are popping up across Western New York. Feel Good Mornings With Dave Fields Mon-Fri 6am-10am Feel Good Mornings With Dave Fields Mon-Fri 6am-10am The Hamburg Police department posted on their Facebook […]readmore

IT News Online – Professional stealers: opportunistic scammers targeting users

ACN Newswire2022-11-29 – Over 50 million passwords stolen in 7 months of 2022– Underground market value of stolen logs and compromised card details around US$5.8 million– India saw the highest number of infected devices in the Asia Pacific, followed closely by Indonesia, Philippines and Vietnam Singapore, Nov 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire) – Group-IB, one […]readmore

BASIC Bank loan scams: ‘A drama is all we’re watching’

The High Court yesterday expressed disappointment at the embezzlement of large amounts of money from the state-run Basic Bank and the Anti-Corruption Commission’s failure to press charges in any of the 56 cases filed over the bank’s loan scams in the last seven years. “Crores of taka has been embezzled. But no work is being […]readmore

Alleged “scammers” give K7 trillion investment package to Malawi –

Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera is alleged to have been “scammed” on Monday in signing a US$ 6.8 billion-dollar worth of grant with Belgium-based Bridgin Foundation. Government officials acting like “jackals” have failed to carry out simple due diligence processes in recent months conniving with politicians to scam Malawians in all sorts of contracts from fertilizer, […]readmore

how to protect yourself from scammers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) -While in-store shopping is enjoyable for some, the convenience of shopping online is appealing for others. Before you buy online, Denise Groene from the Better Business Bureau says to be careful. “Scammers try to lure consumers in by fake ads on social media as well as fake websites,” said […]readmore

Social Media User? Expect to be Targeted by Holiday Shopping

The holiday shopping season is here and, as recent trends show, more Americans are likely to engage digitally when buying gifts for friends, family and co-workers. Increasingly, shoppers are skimming through social media sites like Meta Platforms’  (META) – Get Free Report Facebook , Instagram, TikTok, and Twitter to rack up some holiday sales discounts. While […]readmore

Taxpayers shouldn’t let gift card scammers ruin the holidays –

Taxpayers shouldn’t let gift card scammers ruin the holidays Published 6:58 am Monday, November 28, 2022 During the holiday season, taxpayers should be aware of gift card scams thieves commonly use this time of year. Con artists will target taxpayers by asking them to pay a fake tax bill with gift cards. They may also […]readmore