Financial Fraud & Scams

Scams Targeting College and Graduate Students

Scams Targeting College and Graduate Students Students Are Losing Their Tuitions & Savings For Their Education A SCARS Insight Student-Targetted Scams Steal Billions From Young Adults And Their Family Watch Out For Any Social Media Advertising Or People That Want To Help Students Every year college students will be starting a new chapter in their lives.  With this new chapter comes responsibility and the freedom to make choices on their [...]

Coupon Scams – Yes, It Is A Thing!

Coupon Scams - Yes, It Is A Thing! A Guide To Using Coupons To Save Money Safety A SCARS Insight In Today's tough economy many are turning to Coupons again to save money! But scammers are right there to catch and steal your money! While couponing is indeed a great way to make sure you can get some really good deals, it is vital that [...]

Cryptocurrency Scams Rise 500% In 2020

Cryptocurrency Scams Rise 500% In 2020 A SCARS Scam Warning Cryptocurrency Investment Scam Reports At Record Level: The Facts That Suggest Caution Since October 2020, consumers have reported losing more than $80 million to cryptocurrency investment scams, an increase of more than ten-fold year-over-year, according to a new data analysis from the Federal Trade Commission. The FTC notes that cryptocurrency investment scams take on a variety of forms, [...]