Feds say the telemarketing operation, which is being shut down, targeted seniors and pretended to be connected with Medicare, Social Security or health insurers.
Doctors and other medical workers are among the first to notice signs of elder abuse and fraud, according to a recent survey. Another reason to listen to the doctor.
The FTC says a business that claimed to expedite loans actually used information provided online to raid thousands of victims' bank accounts, to the tune of $5 million.
With the growth of legalized marijuana, regulators warn consumers to watch out for stock hyping scams, among other frauds.
No matter what you think of Obamacare, it's happening. The real question for millions is how much it will cost them each month. Here are five of your biggest questions answered.
Get a call about missing jury duty? Don't fall for it -- and certainly don't pay out! It's a scam that is making the rounds, experts warn.
The National Consumers League says con artists are taking advantage of confusion about coming changes to U.S. health care laws.
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