A report from Quartz has revealed that seniors are allegedly being fleeced of thousands of dollars, which they traded for silver coins worth a quarter of what they paid.
A popular third-party genetic genealogy database is vulnerable to security risks that include impersonation of relatives, a study found.
Six-year-old Darci Jackson passed away of cancer last year, but her picture and name have been attached to an unauthorized GoFundMe account. Now her parents are fighting back against the "sick" scammers who tried to defaud others in their daughter's name.
Despite the defendant's ingenuity in implementing the fraud, he himself fell prey to another financial scam, the Justice Department said.
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"I would say 95 percent of people in bitcoin are legit, but it's the 5 percent that kills you every time," Belfort said.
He's far from the first kid to succumb to a scam that was driven by a desire to get ahead in the game.
The ride-sharing company it would "take appropriate actions" if culprits are found.
Regional departments in Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs ordered police to stop publishing "negative news" about minor crimes until after the millions of World Cup attendees have departed in late June.
Caldwell is a prominent Houston megachurch pastor who was once President George W. Bush's closest spiritual adviser.
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The cases are notoriously difficult to prosecute because of untraceable evidence.
Federal Trade Commission warns that scammers are targeting government employees affected by the OPM hack.
Europol has warned that middle-age Internet users are frequently targeted.
The mostly Nigerian conmen, who enter Malaysia on student visas, take advantage of the country's good Internet infrastructure to prey on lonely, middle-aged women