Venmo users are noticing suspicious emails hitting their inboxes with claims of a large sum of money waiting to be transferred by a PayPal user.
Arm yourself with information on how this scam works and the red flags to watch out for to protect your bank account from these thieves.
Read how an actual sweepstakes scheme unfolded and scammed an elderly couple out of $800,000, as told by investigative consultant and ex-DEA Special Agent, Jason James.
Scammers use fear tactics and impersonate law enforcement to trick you into sending them money but armed with the right knowledge, you can beat them.
If you receive a check in the mail from Publishers Clearing House from winning a sweepstake, don't celebrate just yet.
Apple Pay may be a convenient way to send money, but it's also become a favorite among scammers looking to make a quick buck at your expense.
When booking your next travel destination via Airbnb, be sure to always pay using the site's online system, or you could be scammed out of your money.
These scams target those who want give back, preying on your generous nature to scam you out of your money.
Scammers are taking advantage of renters desperate and in a rush to find a new home, stealing thousands from innocent people.
Scammers have taken to posing as relatives of senior citizens in an attempt to steal hundreds and even thousands of dollars by playing the sympathy card.
The great thing about using PayPal when buying or selling things is that you're (for the most part) protected from fraud and scammers.
With more than 2 million fake websites online, it's important to report any you come across to help the authorities shut them down and protect others from falling for scams.
Keeping your bank account and money secure isn't as simple as keeping your PIN a secret. Hackers and scammers find numerous ways to gain access to your funds.
Scammers and hackers are everywhere online, but that doesn't mean we need to disconnect. These tips will help you stay safe online.
Cash App may be a convenient way to send and receive money from friends and family, but it's also a common target for scammers who are out for your money.
This case shows just why you need to be aware of SIM swapping and how to protect your cell phone number from criminals like this.
After a 3-year long scam, Angela Mirabella and six others have been indicted on several charges, including grand theft.
Taking a chance on a fake COVID-19 vaccination card seems like an easy way to get around requirements, but think again before you land yourself in prison.
Sometimes it just safer not to pick up calls from unknown phone numbers.
Nike is taking a stand against counterfeiters and stopping fake products before they hit U.S. soil.