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Hospital warns patients of scam

A medical identity theft scam is going around eastern Idaho, Portneuf…

Attorney general's office warns against scammers

State warns against fraud

The Idaho Attorney General's Office and AARP said the number of scams is…

Phone cramming scam hits Southeast Idaho

People are advised to not call the number back big charges

Random dialing may be getting some cellphone users in the Snake River…

Malware encrypts your files, holds them ransom

Think scammers only want your credit card numbers? They're also looking…

BBB warns against website allegedly based in Idaho

scam alert overstock clearance mart

A website claims to be a discount or clearance site, but the Better…

Don't get scammed when you give to charities

Before you give, do your homework.

Phone scam targets immigrants

A new phone scam targeting people across the country, including eastern…

Scam Alert: Woman loses thousands over phony federal grant

A Rigby woman lost thousands of dollars when scam artists convinced her…

What to do if you get scammed

Phone scams are on the rise in Idaho.

High-pressure salesperson targets elderly

A salesperson wouldn't take no for an answer at one Idaho Falls apartment…

Scammers target public fears amid NSA scandal

As Americans learn more about government surveillance programs, the…

BBB warns about door-to-door company

A new scam could be coming to your door.

Scam targets Verizon customers

The Better Business Bureau is warning people about a scam targeting…

Security engineers talk cyber safety and protection

With a few strokes of a keyboard, a cyberattack can happen anywhere, and…

Tax scams: What to look out for when you're filing

The deadline to file your tax return is two weeks away, which means it's…


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