Consumer Federation of America

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Scammers Demanding Cash Transfers Targeting Stamford Residents By Phone

Police in Stamford are warning residents about recent phone scams. Susan Grant at the Consumer Federation of America said it’s a frequent scam and any demand for money by unusual means is a dead giveaway.


Published writer June Lay was nearly the victim of a mystery-shopper scam. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ask Asa: Consumer Federation Of America Releases List Of Most Dubious Opportunities

Scams are everywhere, and on Tuesday the Consumer Federation of America released its list of the most dubious opportunities.