Fraud

You've seen the ads, infomercials, and maybe even some reality shows that make it look like it's fast and easy to make a fortune in real estate -- but odds are the only person getting rich is the...

Did you receive a phone call telling you that the IRS has obtained a warrant for your arrest? Don't send any money.

Common forms of securities fraud committed online or by email.

Why governments regulate the online sale of prescriptions due to issues of consumer safety, counterfeiting, and industry lobbying.

Describing the circumstances in which investors should and should not consider variable annuities.

How people are being cheated by international money order scams.

How online survey offers for free merchandise are often designed to cheat consumers.

Invitations to become a product tester in exchange for free merchandise are often scams.

Why it isn't easy to get actual, free online legal advice.

Introducing fraud, silent fraud, and misrepresentation as civil causes of action.

Common acts of fraud and misconduct by investment professionals.

Common problems that arise when renting vacation properties from their owner, and how to avoid them.

Detecting and protecting yourself against vacation fraud.

Avoiding being cheated by false promises of inheritance.

Is that offer you received for a cheap or free cruise legitimate.

What is securities fraud.

Recognizing and avoiding advance fee fraud emails and letters.

Common types of fraud perpetrated by email spammers.

Protecting yourself from unscrupulous services that claim that they can repair your credit.

Information for those interested in buying medication online.

Tips for safely purchasing medication from Internet pharmacies.

An introduction to federal "whistle blower" litigation.