Real estate and identity theft cons snare more victims, state falls for $2.5m trick
The many ways we fall for cons, thefts — and even unbelievable hoaxes
Canadian family pay out $150k, while others’ small losses build up to huge hauls
Four sites targeted in 2009 attacks, plus new economy-linked scams
61 arrested in Chicago sting, plus more recession-driven tricks and a new lottery scam
Record Ponzi scheme detailed, new ID theft attacks and fake game console warning
Teens pay thousands for DC trip, new Nigerian and overpayment scams
Nigerian scams, tax con and bogus car warranties prove old tricks still work best
Mideast investment scam exposed, spyware warnings and the cash prize that winners refused
Good news and bad news in the never-ending battle against scammers
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