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The Daily Record
Man convicted of defrauding victims of $600K in romance scamA federal jury in Greenbelt on Wednesday convicted 27-year-old Evans Appiah on
Man convicted of defrauding victims of $600K in romance scam
The Daily Record / Posted 53 minutes ago
A federal jury in Greenbelt on Wednesday convicted 27-year-old Evans Appiah on conspiracy, mail and wire fraud, and identity theft charges. The U.S. Attorney's Office said in a news release that Appiah and ... Complete access to news... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Agencies partner to make home buying easier for low-income familiesunder a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil or
Agencies partner to make home buying easier for low-income families
WGEM Quincy / Posted an hour ago
under a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil order Wednesday. Local man arrested for identity theftLocal man arrested for identity theft Police arrested a local man on multiple charges, including identity... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Globe cautions customers vs fraud following Comelec data leakvs fraud following Comelec data leak Globe Telecom cautions its customers to p
Globe cautions customers vs fraud following Comelec data leak
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
vs fraud following Comelec data leak Globe Telecom cautions its customers to protect themselves from becoming victims of identity theft and other online fraud following a recent Comelec data leak involving registered voters in the country. “It... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theftthat Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access de
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 7 hours ago
that Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access device credit card fraud and aggravated identity theft. He faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison for the fraud charge and a mandatory minimum term... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
State agencies come together to make home buying easierunder a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil or
State agencies come together to make home buying easier
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
under a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil order Wednesday. Local man arrested for identity theftLocal man arrested for identity theft Police arrested a local man on multiple charges, including identity... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theftthat Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access de
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 7 hours ago
that Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access device credit card fraud and aggravated identity theft. He faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison for the fraud charge and a mandatory minimum term... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theftthat Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access de
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 7 hours ago
that Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access device credit card fraud and aggravated identity theft. He faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison for the fraud charge and a mandatory minimum term... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theftthat Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access de
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 7 hours ago
that Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access device credit card fraud and aggravated identity theft. He faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison for the fraud charge and a mandatory minimum term... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Industry to advise on new cyber crime unit; SMEs credentials scheme plannedother organisations. Attacks can range from computer viruses and malware, cred
Industry to advise on new cyber crime unit; SMEs credentials scheme planned
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 hours ago
other organisations. Attacks can range from computer viruses and malware, credit card fraud, online scams, phishing and identity theft through to full-scale incidents such as the leaking online of company information experienced by Sony... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theftthat Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access de
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 8 hours ago
that Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access device credit card fraud and aggravated identity theft. He faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison for the fraud charge and a mandatory minimum term... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Blotter: May 5, 2016check counterfeiting operation allegedly run by Jillian Pearl Morgan, who was c
Blotter: May 5, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
check counterfeiting operation allegedly run by Jillian Pearl Morgan, who was charged with more than a dozen counts of identity theft in late April, according to an arrest affidavit. According to the Grand Junction Police Department: ■... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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The Young Witness
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
The Young Witness / Posted 8 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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Western Advocate
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Western Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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Manning River Times
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Manning River Times / Posted 8 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
DCSO document shredding, drug disposal Saturday in La PineData Delete of Oregon are collaborating to provide residents the opportunity to
DCSO document shredding, drug disposal Saturday in La Pine
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 hours ago
Data Delete of Oregon are collaborating to provide residents the opportunity to safely destroy personal documents and learn identity theft prevention tips. The event is intended for private residential document shredding and is not for business or... Read more
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The North West Star
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
The North West Star / Posted 8 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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The Border Mail
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
The Border Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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The Courier
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
The Courier / Posted 9 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local man arrested for identity theft Police arrested a local man on multiple charges, including identity theft. Na
Local man arrested for identity theft
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
Police arrested a local man on multiple charges, including identity theft. Nauvoo Police Department Assistant Chief Mike Boley says officers arrested Jacob Sterling Franklin,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal to host preservation conventionunder a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil or
Hannibal to host preservation convention
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
under a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil order Wednesday. Local man arrested for identity theftLocal man arrested for identity theft Police arrested a local man on multiple charges, including identity... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Professor to challenge Congressman Darin LaHood in November electionunder a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil or
Professor to challenge Congressman Darin LaHood in November election
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
under a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil order Wednesday. Local man arrested for identity theftLocal man arrested for identity theft Police arrested a local man on multiple charges, including identity... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
911 funding fix could be on the way for Missouri agenciesunder a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil or
911 funding fix could be on the way for Missouri agencies
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
under a boil order Wednesday. Some Ewing residents were placed under a boil order Wednesday. Local man arrested for identity theftLocal man arrested for identity theft Police arrested a local man on multiple charges, including identity... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty
Light and dark of ‘cosplay’
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 hours ago
tens of thousands of followers on social media has it’s dark side. Both Feisty Cuffs and Ms Dantes have both experienced identity theft. Feisty has been alerted to at least three incidents in recent months where people were pretending to be her... Read more
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NBC Miami
Women Wearing Postal Uniforms Part of Theft Schemewould not have believed the things that they did, you could get away with the s
Women Wearing Postal Uniforms Part of Theft Scheme
NBC Miami / Posted 11 hours ago
would not have believed the things that they did, you could get away with the stuff they did to me," said Teresa Thompson, identity theft victim. Authorities said it was Kateena Norman who spearheaded the team that grabbed Thompson's identity and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon
Former Westchester Teacher Charged With Stealing Identitiesto continue to work as an in-home provider of services to special needs childre
Former Westchester Teacher Charged With Stealing Identities
The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon / Posted 12 hours ago
to continue to work as an in-home provider of services to special needs children. Stark was charged with six counts of identity theft in the first degree (a Class D felony), four counts of grand larceny in the third degree (a Class D felony),... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
News 8 visits address used in global shipping scamA THIRD PERSON? >> THERE IS NO LOGICAL REASON. BRIAN: HIS AGENCY AND THE FBI WE
News 8 visits address used in global shipping scam
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 13 hours ago
A THIRD PERSON? >> THERE IS NO LOGICAL REASON. BRIAN: HIS AGENCY AND THE FBI WERE INVESTIGATING. ATTAINING THIS IS THROUGH IDENTITY THEFT CREDIT CARD PURCHASES THAT ENDS UP IN EASTERN YORK SOMEWHERE. BRIAN: EAST AWARE -- EAST AMERICA IS THE... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Government to spend $22.2 million to help combat cyber crime, Key sayseconomy $257 million. Attacks can range from computer viruses and malware, cred
Government to spend $22.2 million to help combat cyber crime, Key says
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 14 hours ago
economy $257 million. Attacks can range from computer viruses and malware, credit card fraud, online scams, phishing and identity theft through to full-scale incidents such as the leaking online of company information experienced by Sony... Read more
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MedCity News
Hoax HIPAA notice scares patients; 'HIPPA' gives it awayused to scam patients, similar schemes have circulated widely for years and hav
Hoax HIPAA notice scares patients; 'HIPPA' gives it away
MedCity News / Posted 14 hours ago
used to scam patients, similar schemes have circulated widely for years and have been used to harvest data, amounting to identity theft and significant financial or personal stress. The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
$22m pledge tackle cyberattacksare small-time attacks in the form of computer viruses and malware, credit card
$22m pledge tackle cyberattacks
Otago Daily Times / Posted 15 hours ago
are small-time attacks in the form of computer viruses and malware, credit card fraud, online scams, phishing and identity theft. And while we are yet to experience a full-scale cyber incident like we've seen offshore, New Zealand is not... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Cameron Park Zoo introduces Leia the lionsay keeping your money safe is a daily battleBanks say keeping your money safe
Cameron Park Zoo introduces Leia the lion
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 15 hours ago
say keeping your money safe is a daily battleBanks say keeping your money safe is a daily battle After a recent run of identity theft cases across Comanche County, you may be worried about the security of your money. After a recent run of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Banks say keeping your money safe is a daily battleLAWTON, OK (KSWO) -After a recent run of identity theft cases across Comanche C
Banks say keeping your money safe is a daily battle
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 15 hours ago
LAWTON, OK (KSWO) -After a recent run of identity theft cases across Comanche County, you may be worried about the security of your money. There have been several thefts recently, with the majority targeting ATMs in the area. Daniel Jordan has... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Grand jury indicts sailor for bank fraud, identity theftfraudulently obtain loans. Clayton A. Pressley of Chesapeake was indicted Wedn
Grand jury indicts sailor for bank fraud, identity theft
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 16 hours ago
fraudulently obtain loans. Clayton A. Pressley of Chesapeake was indicted Wednesday on charges of bank fraud, aggravated identity theft and unlawfully possessing identity documents. Authorities say Pressley, a senior enlisted sailor, stole... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theftthat Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access de
Man pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 17 hours ago
that Henry Alberto Fernandez Gomez, 30, pleaded guilty on April 25 to access device credit card fraud and aggravated identity theft. He faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison for the fraud charge and a mandatory minimum term... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
DODGY: Latest scam doing rounds in Toowoombasaid she then contacted police. Robert Billinghurst said it was commonplace wa
DODGY: Latest scam doing rounds in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
said she then contacted police. Robert Billinghurst said it was commonplace way to get information which could be used for identity theft or to scare them into giving money. "The thing is, it is so easy to get people's info now - and sorry to say... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Learning the native languageas to define technology’s place in our lives. They looked at privacy rules onl
Learning the native language
Bureau County Republican / Posted 17 hours ago
as to define technology’s place in our lives. They looked at privacy rules online, and how to protect themselves from identity theft or suspicious interaction, even as adolescents. A person’s digital footprint is very important as well, as... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Md. Man Faces Prison Time For $600K Online Dating Schemeas Sean Carter, 27, was convicted by a federal jury Wednesday for charges of co
Md. Man Faces Prison Time For $600K Online Dating Scheme
CBS Baltimore / Posted 17 hours ago
as Sean Carter, 27, was convicted by a federal jury Wednesday for charges of conspiracy, mail and wire fraud and aggravated identity theft after defrauding at least seven victims of more than $600,000, the Department of Justice says. According to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Nogalus Centralia WSC issues boil-water noticeher 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her
Nogalus Centralia WSC issues boil-water notice
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 17 hours ago
her 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her 3-month-old child. Arrest made in recent identity theft crimesArrest made in recent identity theft crimes The Comanche County Sheriff's Department has confirmed they... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Wreck shuts down I-20 E in Longview areaher 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her
Wreck shuts down I-20 E in Longview area
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 17 hours ago
her 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her 3-month-old child. Arrest made in recent identity theft crimesArrest made in recent identity theft crimes The Comanche County Sheriff's Department has confirmed they... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Digital spring cleaning: 4 'cyber hygiene' tips to stay safeof your personal information on devices and online. A little "cyber hygiene" c
Digital spring cleaning: 4 'cyber hygiene' tips to stay safe
Dundas Star News / Posted 18 hours ago
of your personal information on devices and online. A little "cyber hygiene" can go a long way in guarding yourself from identity theft or other Internet attacks. Earlier, we shared some tips on securing your smartphone and protecting yourself... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Warm weather for Cinco de Mayoher 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her
Warm weather for Cinco de Mayo
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 hours ago
her 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her 3-month-old child. Arrest made in recent identity theft crimesArrest made in recent identity theft crimes The Comanche County Sheriff's Department has confirmed they... Read more
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Investopedia
Mortgage Fraud: Understanding And Avoiding Itor unknowingly to cover up other forms and multiple layers of fraud. The most
Mortgage Fraud: Understanding And Avoiding It
Investopedia / Posted 18 hours ago
or unknowingly to cover up other forms and multiple layers of fraud. The most common individual mortgage fraud scams are identity theft and income/asset falsification. Identity theft, where the real buyer fraudulently obtains financing using an... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Wreck snarls traffic in Tyler's medical districther 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her
Wreck snarls traffic in Tyler's medical district
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 19 hours ago
her 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her 3-month-old child. Arrest made in recent identity theft crimesArrest made in recent identity theft crimes The Comanche County Sheriff's Department has confirmed they... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Utility work has Houston shut down between Fannin and Donnybrookher 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her
Utility work has Houston shut down between Fannin and Donnybrook
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 19 hours ago
her 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her 3-month-old child. Arrest made in recent identity theft crimesArrest made in recent identity theft crimes The Comanche County Sheriff's Department has confirmed they... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
LPD: Suspects steal Yeti cooler from Dollar Western Wearher 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her
LPD: Suspects steal Yeti cooler from Dollar Western Wear
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 hours ago
her 3-month-old child. A Lawton woman was charged Tuesday with abandoning her 3-month-old child. Arrest made in recent identity theft crimesArrest made in recent identity theft crimes The Comanche County Sheriff's Department has confirmed they... Read more
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