Tis’ the season for scams: What to look for and how to avoid them during the holidays.
CROMWELL, Conn. (WTNH) — Online dating and social media make it even easier to be scammed — especially on Valentine’s Day. “Last year, the FTC actually reported consumers lost over $2 million to romance scams alone,” said Luke Frey, Better Business Bureau (BBB) Communications. And that number is 40% up from 2018. The BBB offered […]
Giving Tuesday has arrived! In the spirit of giving back this holiday season, volunteers in Stamford will spend the day packing hygeine kits for disaster survivors.
Police are warning the public about a scam that is targeting Venmo users.
A West Haven Justice of the Peace reached out to News8 when someone claiming to want a Valentine’s wedding tied to scam him out of more than $2,000.
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) has issued a warning about online rental scams.
The transition from high school to college can be difficult for many students and parents. Associate Director of Communication Luke Frey from the Better Business Bureau Serving Connecticut has some scams should college students avoid: Fake Credit Card Offers Roommate and Rental Scams Employment Scams Scholarship and Grant Scams Frey also suggests to be proactive […]
The Better Business Bureau is warning of an “unclaimed rewards” scam.
An old scam with a new twist.
The latest scam to hit Guilford is not the IRS or Social Security – it’s ICE. Guilford Police say that the latest scam targeting residents is a Homeland Security ICE scam.