Fake Green Dot MoneyPak sites ripping off consumers

There are many scams that ask potential victims to pay advance fees using Green Dot MoneyPak  cards. It’s convenient for criminals, because the transactions are nearly impossible to trace. Now, the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) warns of a new scam involving fake Green Dot MoneyPak websites. According to IC3, victims generally find the websites with Internet searches and usually…

BBB warns: Don’t fall for the jury duty scam!

Jury duty is an important responsibility. You don’t want to miss it if you get called. I think we all have a nagging fear of missing an important piece of mail, of forgetting something official that could come back to bite us.  Unfortunately, scammers have learned to take advantage of that fear to rip consumers…