Beware of the Tree Trimming Service scam happening these days, as questionable contractors may knock at your door to get your business. Watch the video in this article to see the scam exposed. read more
If you are filling up your gas tank these days, be aware of your surroundings. If you think it cannot happen to you, watch this shocking theft at a gas station on video. read more
Be aware of the Furniture Moving Companies scam, whether you're looking for interstate, national, residential, or commercial services. Watch the video here to see the Long Distance Movers scam exposed. read more
Whether you're looking for residential snow removal services or commercial ones, be aware of the Snow Plow scam happening this month, aka the Roof Snow Removal Service scheme or the Snow Plowing Services trick. read more
This is the most dangerous scam going around this month. You find lottery scratch cards located on the grocery store stands. You pick one, scratch it, and bam! You win! Well, see how the scam works here. read more
Beware of the Leather Jackets For Men on Sale scam, aka the Brand Name Clothes In The Parking Lot approach. Armani, Versace, Gucci and many other brands are the object of this scam. read more
Be aware of the Lawn Care Services scam going on this month, exposed here with a video. It is also known as the Lawn Mowing Scam or Lawn Maintenance Service trick. read more
The Funeral Insurance or Final Expense Insurance scam comes to you in your mailbox. It is a fake burial insurance for seniors program, "approved" by the Government. read more
The garage door remotes have become more sophisticated over time. This month, one of the biggest scams out there is the Emergency Garage Door Repair scam. (with video) read more
People get lured into signing gym memberships after seeing a great advertised price. Watch the video in this article to see how the Gym Membership Add-Ons scam works. read more
What if you look at your credit card statement and see a bigger amount than you remember charged for one of your purchases? It could happen at a bar, restaurant, or anywhere else you leave a tip. read more
Every major city has been hit with fake devices that are attached by criminals to ATMs and the self-checkout lane machines located inside big stores such as Walmart, Safeway, or Asda. Watch the video posted here. read more
If you wonder how to quit smoking, be aware of the newest scam out there. A miracle product apparently works, only...it doesn't. Watch the How To Quit Smoking scam video here. read more
Your water heater repair could cost you more than you expect. Beware of the Local Plumbers or Water Heater Replacement scam (with video)! read more
If you are locked out of your house or car, read this before calling anyone. Watch out for the Cheap Locksmith or 24 Hour Locksmith Scam. (with video) read more
Watch out for the latest scheme, the Heating And Air Conditioning Repair Service scam, aka the Furnace Repair Scam. Read here (with video). read more
The Cloned Debit Card scam has been marking an alarming growth lately. Read and watch the video here to educate yourself on how to avoid. read more
The air duct cleaning is necessary, but don't fall for high pressure tactics. Beware of the latest trap: the Air Duct Cleaning Services scam. (with video) read more
Cheap home security systems and fake products. One of the biggest scams around this month is the Home Security System or Alarm System scam. read more
How the scam works:
You and your partner decide to have a special night out. Choosing a nice classy restaurant, you pull into the lot when a nic read more
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Week February 22-28, 2017
Scam Detector Gives Back To The Community
Scam Detector recently partnered with Travel by Dart, an inspirational web-series where two friends blindfoldedly throw a dart at the world map and travel wherever it lands, with the purpose of helping the land or the people. Click HERE or on the image below to watch the trailer of the series!