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FBI Warns Consumers About Online Car-Buying Scam

(NBC News) The FBI says crooks are selling cars online that they don't actually own. The agency is teaming up with the automobile experts at Edmunds to alert consumers about the car-shopping…

New Medicare Cards Mailed/Beware of Scams

(CNN) - The federal government is taking new precautions to protect Medicare participants. New cards are in the mail to help warn scams aimed at seniors enrolled in Medicare. The cards will have an 11 digit identification number instead of…

Lee County Sheriff's Office Warns Public About Phone Scam

The Lee County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a scam, where a caller is saying they are Lee County Deputy named Mike Davenport. He tells people that they either missed jury duty or have an unpaid traffic ticket…

IRS Scam/Ringleader Arrested

(CNN) - The suspected ringleader in a scam involving fake IRS phone calls has been arrested. Officials say Sagar Thakkar was nabbed in Mumbai, India on Saturday. Investigators say the scheme involved people from bogus call centers in India posing…

Is the IRS Calling You?

Millions of Americans have been getting an official sounding phone call. This is what the robo caller is saying to them,"The reason for this phone call is to inform you that the IRS is filing lawsuit against you." Only it's…