After an 87-year-old widow was scammed out of insurance money to pay for a roof repair, two organizations step in to help her.
Unscrupulous door-to-door salespeople frequent Texas neighborhoods mostly during the summer months. Officials say they’ve recently seen an increased number of Texans scammed by people selling security systems.
Unscrupulous auto dealers, building contractors and debt collectors, along with work-at-home and “free trial offer” scams, continued to top the list of the most common financial rip-offs suffered by consumers in 2012.
If you ever use PayPal or Ebay, then you could be vulnerable to a very sneaky scam.
Tim is a former NBA referee who went to prison for involvement in betting scandal in 2007.
‘Tis the season to file taxes and for criminals to come up with new ways to steal your hard-earned money.
Police are warning some North Texas residents about a scam artist pretending to be with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas.
Police are warning some North Texas residents about a scam artist pretending to be with the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Dallas. The impostor has been targeting certain neighborhoods and pocketing cash, checks and credit card information.
If you receive an email from the BBB, you better make sure it’s authentic. Officials are monitoring three separate local email phishing campaigns, all pretending to be from the bureau.
A federal judge in Dallas has ordered 10 years in prison for the final defendant in a $13 million investment scheme mainly targeting the elderly.
It’s that time of year when deliveries and delivery notices become Christmas decorations around the front door. But CBS 11 News has learned the State of Texas is investigating one of the notices you may find.
A North Texas man has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison in a nearly $1 million investment scam involving trailer hitches.