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A 25-year-old landed behind bars after pretending to be a 17-year-old high school student

A 25-YEAR-OLD LANDED BEHIND BARS AFTER PRETENDING TO BE A 17-YEAR-OLD HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT

Shutterstock Sidney Bouvier Gilstrap-Portley, 25, was arrested Friday after posing as a 17-year-old student at two separate Dallas...

Susan Tompor: Robocalls are out of control. Here's how to keep from getting scammed

SUSAN TOMPOR: ROBOCALLS ARE OUT OF CONTROL. HERE'S HOW TO KEEP FROM GETTING SCAMMED

Some days, you cannot pick up the phone without running into yet another fraudster demanding money. Maybe it's not a bad idea to just...

 
 
 
Best free antivirus for Android in 2018

BEST FREE ANTIVIRUS FOR ANDROID IN 2018

Malware, adware, fake apps, scams - just some of the dangers your Android device might encounter every single time you install something...

A British TV star is suing Facebook for defamation over 'scam' bitcoin adverts

A BRITISH TV STAR IS SUING FACEBOOK FOR DEFAMATION OVER 'SCAM' BITCOIN ADVERTS

British TV star Martin Lewis is suing Facebook after claiming that scammers are using his reputation to ensnare people in "get-rich-quick...

 
 
 
How to avoid summer vacation scams

HOW TO AVOID SUMMER VACATION SCAMS

The average American spent $1,978 on summer vacations last year.

The biggest Black Lives Matter page on Facebook is fake

THE BIGGEST BLACK LIVES MATTER PAGE ON FACEBOOK IS FAKE

For at least a year, the biggest page on Facebook purporting to be part of the Black Lives Matter movement was a scam with ties to...

 
 
 
Do We Really Need To Use Special Eye Cream, Or Is It A Scam?

DO WE REALLY NEED TO USE SPECIAL EYE CREAM, OR IS IT A SCAM?

It might be time to rethink your stance on eye creams.

Scamware Using Google Popup Found In Play Store

SCAMWARE USING GOOGLE POPUP FOUND IN PLAY STORE

Phishing attacks that prey on unsuspecting users who don't check URLs or fall for fake popups are nothing new, but now a scam that...

 
 
 
New scam baits Android users into signing for weekly subscription fees, beware!

NEW SCAM BAITS ANDROID USERS INTO SIGNING FOR WEEKLY SUBSCRIPTION FEES, BEWARE!

Scammers have once again proved their ingenuity by cleverly exploiting the Google Play Store's mechanics. An Android game going by...

US bans use of Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency as a ‘scam supporting dictatorship'

US BANS USE OF VENEZUELA'S OIL-BACKED CRYPTOCURRENCY AS A ‘SCAM SUPPORTING DICTATORSHIP'

A new war of words has broken out between Washington and Caracas after President Donald Trump banned the use of the oil-backed cryptocurrency...

 
 
 
Twitter is suspending some users who solicit crypto

TWITTER IS SUSPENDING SOME USERS WHO SOLICIT CRYPTO

Twitter is taking some steps to combat cryptocurrency scammers on its platform. But these are best classified as ‘baby steps' at this...

Mayor quits after scamming city for lover's overtime pay

MAYOR QUITS AFTER SCAMMING CITY FOR LOVER'S OVERTIME PAY

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry quit Tuesday after pleading guilty to a felony theft charge for authorizing more than $10,000 in improper...

 
 
 
Oklahoma man accused of debit card scam in Nebraska, Kansas

OKLAHOMA MAN ACCUSED OF DEBIT CARD SCAM IN NEBRASKA, KANSAS

A federal grand jury has indicted an Oklahoma man already accused in Nebraska of trying to scam a credit union into a $4,000 cash advance.

Security bug with T-Mobile website let hackers access any customer's account

SECURITY BUG WITH T-MOBILE WEBSITE LET HACKERS ACCESS ANY CUSTOMER'S ACCOUNT

T-Mobile has had some security issues lately, including port-in scams that allegedly led to one man having his cryptocurrency stolen...

 
 
 
Toddler milks are a scam, doctors warn

TODDLER MILKS ARE A SCAM, DOCTORS WARN

Public health researchers at New York University and the University of Connecticut warn parents do not need the drinks, which pediatricians...

Scammers are tricking people to log into fake cryptocurrency exchange sites, and they're incredibly hard to spot

SCAMMERS ARE TRICKING PEOPLE TO LOG INTO FAKE CRYPTOCURRENCY EXCHANGE SITES, AND THEY'RE INCREDIBLY HARD TO SPOT

As cryptocurrencies like bitcoin surge in popularity, so do scams. As seen in the cryptocurrency subreddit , scammers have found a...

 
 
 
Elliott Management, a $34 billion hedge fund, described cryptocurrencies as ‘one of the most brilliant scams in history' in a brutal takedown

ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT, A $34 BILLION HEDGE FUND, DESCRIBED CRYPTOCURRENCIES AS ‘ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT SCAMS IN HISTORY' IN A BRUTAL TAKEDOWN

Elliott Management, a $34 billion hedge fund, told clients that cryptocurrencies will likely one day be described "as one of the most...

2 Black Panther Fans Pull Classic Trench Coat Gag to Sneak

2 BLACK PANTHER FANS PULL CLASSIC TRENCH COAT GAG TO SNEAK

2 Black Panther Fans Pull Classic Trench Coat Gag to Sneak In Moviegoers witnessed a bizarre sight when two teenagers got into one...

 
 
 
This Was the Number-One Selling Product Type in Skin Care Last Year

THIS WAS THE NUMBER-ONE SELLING PRODUCT TYPE IN SKIN CARE LAST YEAR

While there's been controversy lately that skin care is a scam , last year's beauty industry sales certainly reflect that the majority...

‘Dirty Money' Digs Into the Maple Syrup Scam of the Century

‘DIRTY MONEY' DIGS INTO THE MAPLE SYRUP SCAM OF THE CENTURY

A Netflix food documentary, a sitcom, and more recommendations on what to watch this weekend This post originally appeared on February...