IRS Warns of Rise in Text Message Scams: Why

IRS Warns of Rise in Text Message Scams: Why

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) warned taxpayers about a recent increase in text message scams to steal personal and financial information. According to the agency, so far in 2022, it has identified and reported thousands of fraudulent domains linked to multiple MMS/SMS/text scams (known as smishing) targeting taxpayers. In recent months, and especially in recent … Read more

Do not fall for it! Profeco warns for the sale of fake tickets for Maluma’s concert in Tijuana

Do not fall for it! Profeco warns for the sale of fake tickets for Maluma’s concert in Tijuana

Mexico. — Fraud is on the rise everywhere, and the case of Maluma’s alleged concert in Tijuana, makes no exception. Profeco warns about sale of false tickets for his supposed presentation in the city from Baja California. Profeco asks the public not to be fooled, since the alleged presentation and ticket sale of a Maluma … Read more

Torrance brothers pleaded guilty to $6 million real estate scam

Torrance brothers pleaded guilty to  million real estate scam

The brothers offered for sale houses that were not available for real estate operations – Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Two Torrance brothers pleaded guilty Monday to a real estate scam in which they “sold” houses that were never available for real estate operations and for which they obtained $6 million dollars, informed the authorities. Adolf … Read more

FBI warning. This is how criminals swap SIMs to steal millions of dollars

FBI warning.  This is how criminals swap SIMs to steal millions of dollars

United States.- The Federal Bureau of Investigation issued this announcement to inform wireless carriers and the public about the increasing use of subscriber identity module (SIM) swapping by criminals to steal money from mobile accounts. fiduciary and virtual currency. From January 2018 through December 2020, the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) received 320 complaints … Read more

Actor Zach Avery was sentenced to 20 years in prison for organizing a $650 million pyramid scheme.

Actor Zach Avery was sentenced to 20 years in prison for organizing a 0 million pyramid scheme.

Actor Zach Avery, whose real name is Zachary Horwitz, used a multi-million dollar pyramid scheme to finance the luxury and excess of his Hollywood lifestyle. (Metalwork/GEM/Lionsgate/Kobal/Shutterstock/) Actor Zachary Horwitz, better known as Zach Avery, was sentenced to 20 years in prison after being found responsible for organizing a multi-million dollar pyramid scheme of more than … Read more

Latinos lose their cars victims of scam

Latinos lose their cars victims of scam

Orange County authorities this week asked the community, mainly Latinos, to be cautious in case they see an advertisement on social networks offering them money in exchange for lending their vehicle. Along with this call, they announced that at least 50 people have been scammed under this modality. The mode of operation is as follows: … Read more

They try to scam Superholly in Mérida (video)

They try to scam Superholly in Mérida (video)

In the last video published by the YouTube channel Superholly, Holly Grace shares her experience in the city of Merida where he assures they tried to scam them. The popular North American influencer traveled with her husband Benjamin and her mother-in-law Paloma to Cancun, however they decided to drive to the city of Mérida where … Read more

Brazilian steals the identity of a deceased child to become a flight attendant in the US

Brazilian steals the identity of a deceased child to become a flight attendant in the US

Brazilian steals identity of a deceased child; got a job, wife, house, car and more. Photo: Nel_Botha-NZ / Pixabay Ricardo César Guedes, 49, He was detained by Texas authorities for allegedly stealing the identity of a child Four-year-old from Atlanta who died in a car accident in 1979. According to official reports, Ricardo César Guedes … Read more

They catch a thief in Playa del Carmen with 23 bank cards

They catch a thief in Playa del Carmen with 23 bank cards

The thief thought that he would never be arrested, after robbing passersby on several occasions and stripping them of their bank cards, but his story ran out, because this day the Municipal Secretariat of Public Safety and Solidarity Traffic, Playa del Carmen, confirmed his arrest. According to information from the corporation, the events occurred in … Read more