Imposter scams come in many varieties, but work the same way: a scammer pretends to be someone you trust to convince you to send them money. Learn how to spot an imposter scam.
Fraud Affects Every Community: Family Emergency Scams
The first-person story of how one family responded to a family emergency scam: by putting it on the radio.
IRS Imposter Scams
You get a call from someone who says she’s from the IRS. She says that you owe back taxes. But do you?
You get a call: “Grandma, I need money for bail.” Or some other kind of trouble. But is it your grandchild?