Family Thinks Twice About Depositing Check From Scammers Claiming To Represent PurellScammers have been using the coronavirus pandemic to profit at an alarming pace. Tens of millions of dollars in fraud are on record, and one Country Club Hills family could have been the next victims of a sanitizer scam.
Gift Card Scam Leaves Mother Out $1,000 'My Kids Are Suffering'"I don't want other people to get the same way, but what they did was really wrong."
Man Trying To Buy Puppy For His Wife Falls Victim To Facebook ScamBobby Walser is out hundreds of dollars, because he and his wife haven’t seen hide nor hair of the cute puppy he bought from the same Facebook page.
CBS 2 Investigators: Employed People Getting Hit With IDES Scam To Divulge Bank InformationThey'll ask you to wire the money to an account or buy gift cards and send them the pin number.
Governor Warns Against Contact Tracing ScamsScammers are now posing as tracers to access your social security and credit card information.
Woman Claims Scammers Stole A Check She Mailed At The Post OfficeA check for cable ended up wiping out a Chicago woman's bank account, and the scammers simply used Wite-Out.
It's A Coronavirus Scam: Bogus Message Claims Victims Need To Fill Out Census To Get Stimulus CheckIn the latest digital scam, crooks are using the U.S. Census to get their hands on COVID-19 stimulus money intended for unsuspecting victims.
Identity Theft Scam Leaves Victim And Banks Baffled; 'I Hope That We Can Get To The Bottom Of It'Scammers stole thousands of dollars from a Joliet woman, and tricked her bank into thinking the money was theirs.
The Darlene Simmons Story: Woman Says 'Friend' Candace Clark Scammed Her Out Of Over $73,000A few years ago, then-60-year-old Darlene Simmons met a woman named Candace Clark who would change her life forever.
Woman Says Scammers Drained Her Account Through Zelle, But Fifth Third Bank Told Her They 'Can’t Prove Anything'CBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas explains two risky things to avoid to help other consumers avoid becoming victims.
Text Message Scammers Target Lost Pet OwnersImagine losing a furry member of the family and finding hope of reuniting – only to have that hope yanked from you.
Woman Loses $35,000 Home Down Payment To Internet HackersAfter finding the perfect house and saving thousands for a down payment, one woman lost it all to internet hackers.
Spoofing Victim Warns Others Of Phone Scams: 'This One, I Felt, Was Really Unbelievably Real'It’s an old scam with some modern twists; someone calls a senior citizen, pretending to be a relative in trouble, and asks for money.
At $1.2 Billion, Massive Medicare Fraud Case May Just Be Tip Of IcebergA record Medicare fraud bust--totaling $1.2 billion in wasted tax dollars--may just be the tip of the iceberg in a case that keeps raising troubling and expensive questions.
Homeless 'Good Samaritan' Gets Probation In GoFundMe ScamProsecutors contend Bobbitt, Katelyn McClure and McClure's then-boyfriend, Mark D'Amico, made up a story in 2017 about Bobbitt giving $20 to help McClure when her car ran out of gas in Philadelphia.