Scam artists in the U.S. and around the world defraud millions of people each year. They use the phone, email, postal mail, and the internet to trick you into sending money or giving out personal information.
Here are 10 things you can do — or not — to stop a scam.
Common Fraud Schemes
The following are some of the most common scams that the FBI investigates and tips to help prevent you from being victimized.