Love Scam: EFCC Returns Property Recovered From Convicted Fraudster To American Victim

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Scam websites lure in Wilko customers with offers such as £4.99 sofa | Scams | The Guardian

Shoppers have been warned to avoid a spate of fake websites attempting to scam bargain hunters by pretending to offer heavily discounted goods from the collapsed budget chain Wilko. Wilko is no longer selling goods online and has stopped all home deliveries or click and collect services after calling in administrators from PricewaterhouseCoopers on 10…Read More

EVs just could be the ‘biggest scam of modern times’

My family and I were traveling when we were passed by a gasoline-powered truck pulling a sickeningly eco-green colored trailer with an EV truck on it (above). Why was this new super-duper environmentally friendly truck being towed by the environmentally “destroying” gasoline-powered vehicle? A little research revealed the answer. The driver was towing his super-duper…Read More

Great-grandmother Marie Marshall falls victim to scammer posing as Commonwealth Bank employee and loses her life savings | Daily Mail Online

A widow has been left with only $4 in her purse after she fell victim to a cruel scam and lost her entire life savings.  Marie Marshall lost $21,000 when a conman posing as a Commonwealth Bank employee convinced her to move her money into a new account to ‘keep it safe’. The scammer rang…Read More

Fake Arizona rehab centers scam Native Americans from across the country, officials warn during investigations | PBS NewsHour

PHOENIX (AP) — Autumn Nelson said she was seeking help for alcohol addiction last spring when fellow members of the Blackfeet Nation in Montana suggested a rehabilitation center in Phoenix, far to the south. The 38-year-old said the center even bought her a one-way airline ticket to make the 1,300-mile (2,100-kilometer) journey. But Nelson said…Read More

Stranded F-150 Lightning Owner Calls EVs “Biggest Scam Of Modern Times”

A Canadian man’s frustrating ownership experience with his brand-new Ford F-150 Lightning is the perfect example of why a poor charging infrastructure can become the worst enemy of EV adoption. Winnipeg area-based Dalbir Bala bought a Ford F-150 Lightning electric truck in January for around $85,000 (115,000 Canadian dollars), plus tax.  He purchased the vehicle…Read More