Buying tickets via sites like Craigslist and Facebook may be the cheaper option, but you also risk buying a fake ticket that won't get you anywhere.
Beating this scam is simple—don't pay for anything using gift cards and don't give anyone you don't know or trust your gift card information.
Scammers are taking advantage of renters desperate and in a rush to find a new home, stealing thousands from innocent people.
When selling items online, accepting a cashier's check for payment can be a risky business as scammers use fake cashier's checks to steal from you.
Escrow services are supposed to keep your money safe, but in this Craigslist scam, these escrow sites will do more damage than good.
Keep your money safe by only paying for your new pet once you have the pet in your possession and avoid using Cash App.
Getting more money than you've asked for may seem great, but it could actually be part of a scam to steal your money.
Online puppy scams increased by 500% in 2020, with Craigslist being a common site for scammers to use.
Stay cautious when buying pets from private sellers online—many listings could be fake with scammers attempting to steal your money.
If a Craigslist buyer or seller insists on using their recommended escrow site to complete the transaction, beware. They could be trying to steal your information.