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What I Streamed And Liked: 'Fyre Fraud'

Social media and the rise in "influencer" marketing has become a common sight. This includes so-called "famous" millennial celebrities who make millions from Instagram...
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Facebook being overwhelmed by fake accounts

Celebrity impostors have begun taking over Facebook. A recent scam found one woman shelling thousands of dollars to someone claiming to be Bruce Springsteen...
Happening Now September 29, 2018

Elaborate Facebook scam costs victims THOUSANDS

This Facebook scam is one of the oldest in the book but it's effective, and scammers keep using it time and time again. If...
Happening Now July 5, 2017

Don't fall for this cruel social media scam

Sticks and stones may break your bones, but names will never hurt you. At least, that's what your parents taught you as a child....
Happening Now October 5, 2016

Top story: New Facebook scam lures victims with free car offer

Watch out! This Facebook post is spreading fast but don't be tricked by it. It offers you a free car. I'll show you exactly...
Happening Now August 17, 2016