As Tax Day Approaches Here are 5 Scams to Watch ForTax Day, the last day to file 2017 income tax returns, is just days away on April 17. And scammers are upping their game, the IRS said in a warning this week. Thousands of Americans have lost millions of dollars and their personal information in scams, the agency said.
Crook Posing As Cop Threatens Arrest In Oakland County Phone ScamAuthorities are investigating cases of crooks impersonating court officers, the IRS, and even a sheriff's deputy.
Authorities Go After Crooked Car Deals In National Crackdown"The clear message is that across this country, and indeed internationally, law enforcement agencies are on the lookout for deceptive and illegal practices by auto dealers."
BBB Reveals List Of Top 10 Scams To Watch Out ForThere's a science to scams, and it may surprise you to know that scammers use many of the same techniques as legitimate sales professionals.
Beware Of Detroit Tigers Playoff Ticket ScamsThat's the message from the Better Business Bureau of Michigan...
Oakland County Bar Owner Robbed Of Nearly $2K In Utility Payment ScamIn the last five months, nearly 100 local small business customers have been robbed of thousands of dollars by crooks posing to be utility employees.
AG: Tips To Avoid Being Scammed On Flood RepairsSchuette’s Consumer Alert recommends the following six consumer tips for hiring a water clean-up company or contractor:
Who Is Your Criminal Attorney? Begins The 'IRS' Phone ScamYou're not going to get a threatening call from the IRS, even if you do owe back taxes ...
Seniors Warned Of Scams Relating To Medicare & Affordable Care ActThe Better Business Bureau has established a program called Senior Scene which encourages senior citizens to be on the lookout for scams targeting seniors and to report them to authorities.
Scam Alert: Phony Cop Targeting SeniorsRedford police are looking for a man who's been pretending to be a cop to rip off local seniors.
Woman Scammed By Thief Posing As PoliceThe Macomb County Sheriff warns residents about a scamming technique called "spoofing."
Spring Is A Hot Time For Car Sales ScamsThinking about buying a car this season? The Macomb County Sheriff's Department says: "Buyer, beware."