A snake oil salesman is someone who sells something phony — typically a medicine that promises to cure all that ills you.
A lawsuit by the federal Securities and Exchange Commission says that Wright promised returns of up to 24 percent on real estate investments, but that he put the money instead into Candwich development and other equally untried ideas.
It must be something in the air.
Six online marketers agreed to settlements with the Federal Trade Commission that will permanently halt their allegedly deceptive practice of using fake news websites to market acai berry supplements and other weight-loss products.
The online tool asks for the details of the fake transaction to enter in the fake receipt, and then generates an HTML file containing the receipt.
Victor Baca thought he had an invention that would make him rich…
The corporate identity thefts itself were possible because of what appears to have been a surprisingly wide open business registration system at the Colorado Secretary of State’s Office.
The latest one involves Twitter.
Scammer ingenuity knows no bounds.
Facebook does have a unique advantage over email, the company points out.