Beware: Better Business Bureau lists top ten scams of last year
The Better Business Bureau released a list of the top ten scams of 2014. The number one scam last year was the Arrest Scam.
The scam works like this: The victim gets a phone call from someone claiming their they are a police officer or government agent. The imposter says they are coming to arrest you overdue taxes or skipping jury duty but you can avoid prison by wiring them money. This scam works well because it instills a sense of fear in its victims.
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