For starters, are you certain that the fabulous hotel you've booked at bargain rates really exists?
Knockoff gowns and the websites that sell them abound. Do you really want a cheaply made imitation?
Some websites charge considerable fees for visas and other documents that can be obtained directly from the government at less expense.
The FTC received more than 2 million complaints last year, a new report says. Once again, identity theft topped the list.
An 82-year-old Florida woman has been targeted by scammers claiming she's won foreign lotteries but demanding that she send money to claim the prizes.
Each of these mistakes can make it easy for a crook to steal your identity.
Online banking has risks, but you can take simple steps to safeguard your money and your identity.
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