Grandma warns that good intentions can carry price
January 3, 2016 at 12:02 am
Despite her shame, an Albuquerque woman said she wanted to publicize the way in which she was duped out of $9,600 in hopes it wouldn't happen to anyone else.
Here’s two clever and convincing hoaxes to avoid
December 20, 2015 at 12:02 am
If you get a phone call from a "PC doctor," or something similar-sounding, that says it owes you $400, it's a scam, says the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Department.
Past-due account hustle targets PNM customers
December 13, 2015 at 12:02 am
Small business owners, watch out for this latest local scam.
Secret Sisters’ gift scheme shapes up to be a pyramid
November 29, 2015 at 12:02 am
The Secret Sister Gift Exchange might sound all touchy-feely and of good cheer, but best to employ a well-placed "bah, humbug."
Simple steps can protect you from porch pirates
November 22, 2015 at 12:02 am
The creeps who steal delivered packages from front doorsteps have been striking so often that they have their own name.
State expands fight against elderly fraud
November 3, 2015 at 2:32 pm
If you have older relatives, patients or clients, you should know that the elderly are…
Credit card security upgrade also a chance for fraud
October 25, 2015 at 12:02 am
The scammers are striking during the rollout of a new technology to thwart scamming.
Be aware of the many shapes of Internet hustles
October 18, 2015 at 12:02 am
We've all heard of dumb crooks, right? How about incredibly stupid scammers?
E-ZPass system hijacked in latest phishing scam
August 21, 2014 at 5:43 pm