UT Arlington Student Victimized By Scam Email That Appeared To Be From ProfessorThe email said the professor was seeking payment for fees via gift cards. As a result, the student purchased $200 worth of gift cards and sent the gift card numbers to the scammer.
Government Employees Recognized, Offered Help During Dallas Church ServiceA Dallas church called attention to congregants and members who are federal government employees and offered assistance Sunday.
BBB Says Biggest Scams Against North Texans Begin Over The PhoneVirtually all of the biggest scams start in the palm of your hand: phone calls claiming you missed jury duty, have unpaid debt or owe taxes.
Check Your Wallet: Unclaimed Gift Cards Could Put Money In Your PocketUse it or lose it. That's the warning from a Fort Worth woman who says she learned a costly lesson this holiday season.
What Shoppers Need To Know About The Sears BankruptcyWith Sears closing 142 unprofitable stores near the end of the year, and 46 others by November, what's a shopper to do?
'It's A Big Scam': Retailers Respond To Gift Card Theft"Gift card draining,” is a fairly new and common technique for thieves that recently hit close to home for CBS 11 News.
Grand Prairie Police Surprise Some Pulled-Over Drivers With Gift CardsGrand Prairie Police officers are out looking for minor traffic violators, but instead of tickets those drivers are getting a seasons greeting by way of gift cards.
Consumer Justice Finds $26M In Worthless Gift Cards To Texas RestaurantConsumer Justice found millions of dollars worth of gift cards to a popular restaurant, are now worthless.
Unsuspecting Drivers Rewarded Instead Of Ticketed In TexasPolice in one North Texas city are approaching unsuspecting drivers and handing over something different -- holiday well wishes and gifts.
Amazon Gift Card Payment WarningWe have a warning tonight about using gift cards to buy things online. More and more people are doing it, but as Consumer Investigator Cristin Severance warns, you could get burned.
Former RadioShack Will Begin Process of Compensating Consumers for Gift CardsThe claims process is part of a settlement agreement previously approved in the U.S. Bankruptcy court in Wilmington, Delaware and was led by the State of Texas and supported by 23 other states and the District of Columbia.
Burleson Police To Hand Out Gift CardsWith tip donations and a portion of the nightly proceeds from Grumps Burgers, the BCPAAA brought in $4,600 at the Tip A Cop fundraiser.
Top 5 Things NOT To Buy On Black Friday“There are some amazing deals on Black Friday," said Ben Glaser with the comparison shopping website, DealNews.com. "But the bottom line is do your research and have a budget.”
Volkswagen To Offer Gift Cards To Diesel OwnersA dealer familiar with Volkswagen's plans said that the automaker intends to offer $1,000 in gift cards and vouchers to owners of their smaller diesel cars. Details of the program haven't been announced.
Tentative Settlement In Dispute Over RadioShack Gift CardsAttorneys on Wednesday outlined a plan under which some holders of RadioShack gift cards would be paid in full for their outstanding balances. Others who hold the electronic retailers' gift cards, however, would be left with pennies on the dollar, if anything.