Hacked Homebuyers: Scammers Are Stealing People’s Down PaymentsBuying a home can be one of the most exciting moments of your life. But increasingly, con artists have been ruining the milestone by stealing down payments out from under buyers’ noses.
Yonkers Police Warn Of Scammers Dressed As Bank EmployeesThe suspects approach customers in the parking lot, telling them the bank is offering a "special promotion."
Authorities Warn About Phishing Scam Asking Employers For W-2 InformationIt's a phishing expedition looking for employee W-2 forms, showing up at businesses and nonprofits nationwide.
Buyers Beware: Holiday Season Gift Card ScamsBuyers beware - if a website is offering up a deal that's too good to be true, that means it probably is.
Old Discount TV Sales Scam Rears Head In NanuetPolice announced Friday than an old scam has reared its ugly head, targeting businesses in Rockland County.
FTC Warns Of Email Scam Targeting Chip-Enhanced Debit And Credit Card HoldersNot sure if your email is legit? The FTC said to call your credit card company to confirm.
Insurance Agent Accused Of Defrauding Elderly Victims Out Of MillionsThe district attorney is vowing to get the victims' money back.
Port Authority Letters Seeking To Collect Old Tolls Mistaken For ScamSome drivers have become confused about a Port Authority effort to collect money from toll violators – thinking it’s a hoax and a scam.
Father, Son Duo Accused Of Rolling Back Odometers To Boost Car SalesIn one case the actual mileage discrepancy was in excess of 197,000 miles.
Postal Workers Accused Of Rigging Operation Santa To Get Gifts For Poor KidsThree local postal workers have been charged with writing phony letters for Operation Santa for their own advantage, and stealing gifts for underprivileged children.
Police: Phone Insurance Scammers Send Packages To Unsuspecting N.J. ResidentsPeople in several New Jersey towns in Bergen and Passaic counties have been warned to be on the lookout for suspicious deliveries.
Man Believes Fake Taxi Driver Scammed Him With Credit Card SkimmerA cabbie apparently without credentials is suspected of stealing credit card information with a special device.