So, for your reading pleasure, here are seven of my favorites, in no particular order. ” Ads like this are everywhere — on telephone poles, in your newspaper and e-mail and on your favorite websites.Oh, and it goes without saying, "Don't try any of these at home." [Why Old People Make Good Scam Targets] Work at Home Scams “Be part of one of America’s Fastest Growing Industries. Although the jobs are different, the message is the same—you can earn a great living working from home, even in your spare time.You may have heard the one about 51-year-old Maria Gabriella Perez, the owner of a Beverly Hills beauty salon, who was arrested by federal authorities this week for allegedly stealing credit card information from Jennifer Aniston, Anne Hathaway and Liv Tyler among others.
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The New York Fed engages with individuals, households and businesses in the Second District and maintains an active dialogue in the region.
Consumers are encouraged to deposit large sums of money into a bank account, under the guise of a security deposit, in order to receive the purported loan.
The Federal Reserve is advising consumers that it has no involvement in these solicitations and does not directly sponsor consumer lending programs.
I was in touch with some of the scam letter authors – just by e-mail & phone.
There were two distinct stories (or it might be the same author...) and I did not consider paying much time on them until the second group of messages arrived in my mail box.
The story unfolds on how these fraudsters operate as one viewer sends along his correspondence with some Nigerian Advance Fee Scammers.
Hello, My name is Emil and am writing from Romania, East Europe.
Needless to say I was furious and more than a little embarrassed and I wanted to get even.