Con Edison: Scammers Trying To Steal Money Via Bitcoin SchemeScammers are reportedly posing as company employees, calling customers, and threaten to disconnect the power unless a payment is made immediately using Bitcoin.
Schneiderman: Scammers Targeting Seniors With Gift Card SchemeSchneiderman's office says residents should always be suspicious of strangers asking for money, even if they claim to be bank or credit card representatives.
Buddhist Organization: High Line 'Monks' Are Not Real And Are ScammersA major local Buddhist organization said Friday that the purported monks pressuring for donations on the High Line are not real – and their actions are anything but holy.
Scammers Stealing Tax Refunds Using Lifted Social Security NumbersThe victims said they don't know exactly how their Social Security numbers were stolen or how much in refund money the scammers got from them.
N.J. Bill Would Mean Fines For Falsifying Caller ID InformationScammers who manipulate how their phone number appears on caller ID could face a $10,000 fine, under a measure unanimously approved by the New Jersey state General Assembly on Monday.
Seen At 11: Scammers Could Use Thermal Imaging To Steal Your PINScammers are finding new ways to get your personal information, and it is as easy as attaching a new gadget to your iPhone.
Email Causes Panic Among Target Customers Affected By Holiday Data BreachAn email sent to the roughly 70 million Target customers who may have been affected by a pre-Christmas data breach is causing panic among those who fear it could be an attempt to victimize them again.
Ask Asa: Protecting Yourself On VacationSummer is on its way and that means it's almost time for family vacations. Going on vacation means more than just fun in the sun, it also means that identity thieves will be trying to access your personal information.
Elderly New Jersey Couple Warns Seniors Of 'The Grandparents Scam'After 60,000 complaints nationwide - 1,600 victims in New Jersey - state and federal officials are rolling out a national campaign to talk about a booming scam targeting seniors.
Con Artists Targeting Seniors On Long IslandIt's the season of giving, but con artists are making the most of the generosity of seniors by scamming them out of thousands of dollars.
Scammers Hit Homeowners Where It Hurts The MostMarie Miller is among the millions of homeowners struggling to hold onto her home, and now a scam artist has hit her in the middle of her financial troubles.