Pepsi and Wal-Mart launched social media campaigns to give millions of dollars to the most popular charities. But did some buy votes?
Sure, it's illegal, but it's also not very profitable.
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Writers who took e-mail scammers for a ride tell some funny stories about con men and women who will promise anything for cash.
Thieves took nearly $90,000 from a Minnesota man's HELOC account, and his credit union says it's up to him to pay it back.
Foreclosure rescue scams, noncharitable charities and phony debt collectors top the list.
Follow these 10 rules, or even just three or four of them, to insulate yourself from con artists.
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