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Scammers using PayPal prepaid debit cards to target businesses

D.C. area business owners should be on the lookout for scammers using prepaid debit cards to steal items.

Tuesday - 08/05/2014, 12:11pm EDT

Tags: PayPal MasterCard Prepaid Debit card, PayPal, Metropolitan Police Department, D.C.

Callback to scammers resulting in charges

One random phone call could lead to a big bill if you get too curious.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 06:31am EST

Tags: Grenada, Max Smith, 473

Scam calls evolve to kidnap, ransom calls

Scammers are at it again and they're using a frightening tactic to try to steal money from Northern Virginia residents.

Sunday - 01/19/2014, 03:29pm EST

Tags: scam, calls, jamie forzato

Holidays inspire fake debt collectors

With so much shopping, scammers often use the holiday season to try to separate people from their money.

Sunday - 12/22/2013, 08:05am EST

Tags: Federal Trade Commission, debt collectors, Kathy Stewart, scam, scams

As Obamacare approaches, swindlers take notice

Swindlers are busy peddling phony Obamacare insurance.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 03:28am EDT

Tags: Obamacare, dick uliano, James Quiggle, Affordable Care Act

Va. scammers claim to be from attorney general's office

Scammers are working to get sensitive information from Virginia residents by saying they work for the attorney general's office, according to state officials.

Thursday - 07/04/2013, 12:43pm EDT

Tags: dick uliano, sweepstakes scam, Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, attorney general