Better Business Bureau Creates Tool To Help Consumers Track And Report ScamsThe Better Business Bureau has created an interactive map to help consumers learn about scams, and report them.
Giving Wisely On GivingTuesdayWith the deal-grabbing of Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday behind us, today is a day dedicated to giving back. It's known as GivingTuesday.
Even With House Sitter Home May Be At RiskWhat should you consider when you hire a house sitter or ask a neighbor to look after your property?
Most Common Form Of Identity TheftWhat’s the most common type of identity theft? Probably not what you think.
Facebook Copycats Targeting Unsuspecting UsersThere's a dark side to Facebook, and it could put you at risk of losing your money, your reputation and even your friendships.
Attorney Gen. Biden Warning Del. Residents About Ebola-related ScamsThe warning comes after the Better Business Bureau reported fraudulent websites purporting to be soliciting donations for the fight against Ebola have been reported in New York.
Local Organization Helping Philadelphia Senior Citizens Avoid ScamsScams targeting senior citizens are nothing new. But a local organization is helping seniors know what to look out for so they do not get scammed.
Scam Victims Are Most Vulnerable To Second HitFraudsters are aware that the people most likely to fall victim to fraud are those who have already been the victim of fraud.
3 On Your Side: Beware Of Identity Theft This Summer Between travel, vacations and sending the kids off to camp, summer can be a hot time for identity theft. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan looks at some risky situations to avoid.
Police in NE Philly Warn Elderly Drivers About Fake Auto Repair ScammersAccording to investigators, a man approached the 94-year-old driver and told him his car had a wobbly wheel and he could fix it. The motorist gave the suspect $940. The suspect fled with the money.
3 On Your Side: Verizon 54 ScamThey called claiming to be with Verizon, and told him he was entitled to receive some extra cash. But something just didn't seem right. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about one man's experience with what's being called the $54 scam.
Scammers Know 'Cleared' Check May Have Insufficient FundsThere ís a wrinkle in the banking laws that scammers know and use against even smart lawyers.