Tag Archives: Fraud

Skimmer Scammers Just Won’t Go Away

I am even, myself, amazed at how long I have neglected this blog. And you are still here. And no, I’m not trying to rub it in. Anyhow, the skimmer scammer stories just keep coming. And, I wanted to keep … Continue reading

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Is Your Bank PIN # Secure?

In earlier posts I discussed security and scams. Numerous times I reported on credit card skimmers and how to avoid them. I also covered phishing scams. Now here is an article discussing the PIN numbers and how we choose them. … Continue reading

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Another One Bites the Dust

It’s not that you haven’t heard this story before, or maybe one just like it. Amonix recently closed its 214,000 sq ft solar manufacturing plant near Las Vegas. The closure came about a year after the plant opened. So, what … Continue reading

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More Phishing in my Inbox

The saying goes, “… Teach a man to fish and you will feed him for a lifetime”. I son’t suppose it applies quite the same to “phishing”, though. It seems that the phishers are still out in force. Here is … Continue reading

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ATM Machine Skimmers Won’t Go Away

A gang in Texas was able to manufacture the fronts for credit card skimmers using a new process that uses an ink jet printer. The skimmer components typically include a card skimmer that fits over the card acceptance slot and … Continue reading

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More Lies About Green Energy

I’ve commented earlier about “Green” energy that the politicians (Mostly the Dems) and the news media get all excited over. Here’s evidence that I’m not alone. Sherman Frederick at the LVRJ writes: Move over Siegfried & Roy. Make room for … Continue reading

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Guilty Pleas in California Bid Rigging Scam

Don't get caught conspiring with anyone to not bid against each other at foreclosure auctions.  It could prove to be very costly, indeed. Eight Bay Area real estate investors have agreed to plead guilty for their parts in two conspiracies … Continue reading

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