Tag Archives: Scam

Fake IRS Agents Target Over 366,000 in Huge Tax Scam

Filed under: Identity Theft, Taxes, Income Tax, IRS, Ripoffs & Scams Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER WASHINGTON — Fake IRS agents have targeted more than 366,000 people with harassing phone calls demanding payments and threatening jail as part of a huge nationwide tax scam. More than 3,000 people have fallen for the ruse, Timothy Camus, a Treasury ...

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Hollywood Big Wigs … Pawns in New Nigerian Money Scam

EXCLUSIVE How would you like to be the assistant to a MAJOR Hollywood producer?  You can get the job now by going online.  You will receive a job offer and an assignment … that will ultimately screw you out of thousands of dollars, thanks to Nigerian fraudsters. Here’s the fraud by the numbers … — People who want to break ...

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Seniors: That Offer for Free Medical Supplies Is a Total Scam

Filed under: Consumer Ally, Consumer Protection, Junk Mail and Telemarketing, Ripoffs & Scams Jupiterimages If you get a pre-recorded call offering free medical equipment or medical supplies, watch out. You could be the latest target of a new scam targeting seniors as Medicare open enrollment nears. One version of the con involves a call offering a “free” deal for an ...

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