By Sid Kirchheimer / AARP: Money Talk, Scam Alert / September 9, 2016
Having continued for more than a decade, the jury duty scam remains one of the most successful multipurpose intimidation impostor schemes. Fraudsters can not only get a quick payoff but also enough personal details for future identity theft.
By Kathy Kristoff / CBS MoneyWatch / January 26, 2017
It’s not a Verizon commercial: If you receive a phone call from someone asking “can you hear me,” hang up. You’re a potential victim in the latest scam circulating around the U.S.