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.
Amazon Sues Chicago Business For Allegedly Taking Part In Work-From-Home Job ScamAmazon is suing a Chicago business for allegedly taking part in a scheme involving an online ad promising money to work for Amazon from home.
Pastor Accused Of Conning Man Into Signing Over Family Home; 'I Don’t Feel Like I Want To Trust Any More Pastors'A Chicago pastor has been accused of trying to steal another man’s family home when the man came to him for help.
'It's A Scam,' Travel Website Offering Luxury Deals InvestigatedSpendelicious, a luxury travel website, promises elite status in hotels and airline loyalty programs for a fee. Airlines and travel-industry experts are calling the website a “scam.”
Customer Says He Was Robbed By A Bank, Phone Scammer"I'm not trying to scam anybody. I just want my money back."
Tyler Perry Warns Fans Not To Fall For Facebook Scams Using His Name"I am not giving away anything on Facebook. I am not giving away any money. My team has to shut down these things every day."