Shopping Scams

Girl Scout Cookie Scam Perplexes New Yorkers

Girl Scout Cookie Scam Perplexes New Yorkers

A father and daughter have been identified as the culprits behind a bizarre scam involving Girl Scout cookies. The pair would allegedly offer to sell their victims the popular brand of dessert treats, only to never send the products. Eleven people in Long Island contacted the authorities about the scam, …

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Scam Alert: Be on the Lookout for Counterfeit Pet Medications

Scam Alert: Be on the Lookout for Counterfeit Pet Medications

With shipping delays slowing the delivery of items from all over the world, it’s more likely than ever that you could accidentally purchase counterfeit goods. This problem can be especially frustrating when it comes to pet medications. Because of the difficulty some retailers are having in acquiring medications, unscrupulous scammers …

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Detecting Online Scams Before They Happen

Detecting Online Scams Before They Happen

Having your data breached by an internet scammer feels violating, and it’s extremely difficult to reverse the damage these scammers can cause. If you’re online often, you need to know how to avoid these scams before they even happen. After all, reversing the damage caused by a scammer can take …

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