Most Targeted States for Romance Scams in 2020

Most Targeted States for Romance Scams in 2020

Posted April 12, 2021 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

For decades, many people have fallen for romance scams all across the world. They use social media platforms, dating apps, and emails to get their hands on your hard-earned money … Read More

Valentine’s Day Scams: The Phishing, Shopping, and Dating Scams to Watch Out For

Valentine’s Day Scams: The Phishing, Shopping, and Dating Scams to Watch Out For

Posted April 6, 2021 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

Tomorrow is Valentine's Day, the most romantic day of the year! However, scammers love to break their victims' hearts and ruin this special day by coming up with scams during this … Read More

Third Stimulus Check Scams: How Scammers Are Tricking Their Victims Out of Their Stimulus Checks

Third Stimulus Check Scams: How Scammers Are Tricking Their Victims Out of Their Stimulus Checks

Posted March 19, 2021 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

During the third week of March, many people started to get the third stimulus check after President Joe Biden signed a $1.9 trillion stimulus bill into law. While many people are r… Read More

Romance Scammer Steals $370k from Victim’s Life Savings

Romance Scammer Steals $370k from Victim’s Life Savings

Posted March 18, 2021 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

This is one of the worst romance scam stories we have ever covered, so be prepared as you read this story. Katy Qi from Chicago, IL started dating online on a site called OurTime.… Read More

Digital Dine-and-Dash Scam: Restaurants Struggle During COVID-19 Due to New Scam

Digital Dine-and-Dash Scam: Restaurants Struggle During COVID-19 Due to New Scam

Posted March 13, 2021 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

Restaurants all over the country, including Los Angeles County, have been struggling to stay open due to the coronavirus and a new scam. This new digital dine-and-dash scam has lef… Read More

Second Stimulus Check Scams: Predicted Rise of Scams Due to Second COVID-19 Stimulus Check

Second Stimulus Check Scams: Predicted Rise of Scams Due to Second COVID-19 Stimulus Check

Posted February 3, 2021 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

In late December 2020, former President Donald Trump signed the $900 billion pandemic relief package, which provided $600 stimulus checks to those who are making less than $75,000… Read More

Scam Text Messages to Look Out For During COVID-19

Scam Text Messages to Look Out For During COVID-19

Posted January 30, 2021 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

Scammers will do anything to take advantage of their victims, even if it means using the on-going global pandemic as an excuse to steal their innocent victims' money. They have bee… Read More

Is Your COVID-19 Vaccine Public Record?: What You Need to Know About Vaccination Cards

Is Your COVID-19 Vaccine Public Record?: What You Need to Know About Vaccination Cards

Posted January 22, 2021 by Ashley Mae Orcutt

Many people are still fearful of the future that the coronavirus could bring. Many businesses and airports are considering making the COVID-19 vaccine mandatory in the future, whic… Read More