The Suckers List: Even If You Weren't Scammed, You Could Be On ItThe Federal Trade Commission says this year alone fraudsters have sent nearly 14,000 fake Apple or Amazon emails and phone messages phishing for your personal information.
Beware Of Scammers Shopping For Your Personal InformationWhen a phony Amazon email came across the I-Team's desk, they set out to outsmart the scammer.
Texas Ranks Fourth In U.S. Where You're Most Likely To Get Your Identity StolenWith a total of 73,553 identity theft reports last year, Texas ranks fourth in the country for states where you're most likely to have your identity stolen.
Ones For Justice Tackles Top Scams Of 2019 In North TexasIn 2019, consumers in North Texas reported losing nearly $350,000 to scam artists, according to the Better Business Bureau.
Fraud Takes Over As Consumers' Top Federal Trade Commission ComplaintConsumers lost nearly $1.5 billion to fraud last year -- about 40 percent higher than the year before.
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.
Tips For Protecting Your Personal Information While Shopping OnlineThe days of camping in front of stores for the best deals are over. Now, shoppers are on websites, hoping to grab discounted gifts on a computer or smartphone.
New Email Scam Arrives As A Google Doc LinkA new email phishing scam was unleashed on the world Wednesday.
Ex-State Dept. Worker To Be Sentenced For 'Sextortion' SchemeSitting at a desk in the American embassy in London, a former U.S. State Department employee used his government-issued computer to prey on vulnerable young women and manipulate them into sharing nude photos.
Hawaiian Falls Customers Receiving Bogus Scam EmailCustomers at several North Texas Hawaiian Falls water parks are getting suspicious e-mails this morning. And the company says they are, in fact, bogus
Anthem Warns About 'Phishing' After HackAfter being hacked, the company behind Blue Cross Blue Shield is warning about 'phishing' scam emails that are targeting people who it insures or has insured in the past.
North Texas BBB Warns Of New Phishing ScamsIf 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.
Local Mailbox Target Of Thieves 'Phishing" Scam Residents in west Fort Worth notified the United States Postal Service Thursday of what appeared to be a phishing scam set up at a neighborhood mailbox.
Secret Service Warns Of Putting Too Much Info OnlineOfficials have issued a warning against revealing intimate details on social networking websites.