A common scam is when con artists send payment for an item, making the check out for more than the listed price.
Con artists are using fake celebrity Instagram profiles to profit from scams.
A local woman, who wants to remain anonymous, tells News 5 her husband got a strange message recently.
Cyber Monday is the coined day for online shopping, but the best deals tempting holiday shoppers could be a scam.
When a woman called to dispute a strange charge, scammers saw an opportunity to steal more money.
Koby Subaru says they don’t allow any water-damaged cars on their lot.
Scammers want you to think you’re getting an email from Redbox and try to get you to click on a link. But experts say be on the lookout.
The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office is warning everyone about a possible scam in which people may pretend to be with the Revenue Commission i…
Scammers will call saying someone is trying to hack into your computer, and only they can help you.
An email from a scammer can easily be mistaken as the real thing.
A woman in Robertsdale says a family friend ran off with $18,000 meant for contract work on her mobile home.
Scammers are targeting relatives of people who have recently died.
If you have credit at all, you should check to see if you’re affected by the Equifax data breach.
Scammers love to strike when people are desperate–don’t fall for their schemes.
It’s natural to want to help after a natural disaster, but here’s how to make sure you don’t donate to a fake charity.
Events like 5K’s and color runs have become a popular way to raise money for charity, but now scammers are taking advantage of your good nat…
Scammers are acting as third party companies to cable providers, hoping you’ll give them your money.
We were interviewing Helen Taylor about one kind of phone scam when she got quite another during our interview.
Scammers hacked the email account of Carpe Diem Coffee and Tea Co. in Mobile this week. They’re warning anyone who may have gotten a scam em…
Legislation now allows the IRS to more aggressively go after those who owe them. More than ever, it’s important to be able to tell the diffe…