Analysis of more than 20,000 scams
reported across the country between April 2014 and March 2015 also reveals that different types of scams
used to approach people.
The training came before more Royal Mail staff in Cardiff, Bromley and Fife received briefs on the tactics used by mail scammers to defraud customers as part of Citizens Advice's mail scams
awareness week this week (July 20-24).
STF officials said they have received threats The Madhya Pradesh Congress has been protesting over the suspicious death of various Vyapam scam
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The high profile teacher's recruitment scam
in Madhya Pradesh is being linked to Chief Minister Chouhan's wife, Sadhna Singh.
Prasad further stated that the Congress led UPA federal government has created a record by being involved in number of scams
and the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh lacks the capability and power to put a halt to it, though Singh was fully aware of the scams
Each year, one in 15 people across the UK becomes victim to a scam
involving deceptive unsolicited mailings, phone calls or emails, all designed to con victims out of their cash.
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In the most recent outbreak of the Nigerian scam
--an advance fee fraud that is estimated to gross hundreds of millions of dollars annually--the scam
letter is sent as a LinkedIn, or other social networking sites--invite to join the user's network.
Nearly a third of victims said they fell for a scam
because of the legitimate appearance of the marketing.
4 million in an elaborate scam
in which he used Mother Teresa's personal physician to prey on homeless patients from Skid Row.
The commission said many scams
start online or overseas and claimed this can make it very hard for scammers to be located and prosecuted and for consumers to recover any money lost to a scam
The overpayment scam
has been around for years but scammers have expanded the scope of items targeted, says Brett M.
Since nearly every consumer is at risk for one or more of these scams
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Just 8% of respondents were unaware of any of the 15 types of scam
put to them by the researchers.