More stories about "Scams"

Employee Steals P700 Million Worth of Stocks, Gambles Away Money

The 50-year-old brokerage firm R&L Investments Inc. stopped trading operations as a result of the scam.

Woman Scammed by 'Recruiter' on Facebook Claiming to Work for DOLE

The Department of Labor and Employment warns job seekers to watch out for recruiting scams on social media.

A Man Who Targets and Scams Working Single Moms Online Was Arrested

Thanks to women he scammed reaching out to one another on social media!

President Aquino Agrees to Abolish Pork Barrel

The President says that the controversial pork barrel funds will be replaced by a more transparent mechanism to avoid further abuse and corruption.

Warrant of Arrest Issued against Janet Napoles

The alleged mastermind behind the P10-billion pork barrel scam is wanted for the reported kidnapping of whistleblower Benhur Luy.

3 Lessons We Can All Learn about Fame and Fortune

Being rich, careless, or both could put you in hot water.

5 Senators, 23 Congressmen Allegedly Involved in Pork Barrel Scam

A total of 28 legislators have been found to have given their pork barrel funds to bogus projects.

Swindling Sweethearts: More Awareness Needed to Stop Online Dating Scams

More and more criminal personas take to dating and social sites to con people out of their money.

Aman Futures Founder Arrested

Manuel Amalilio, the man behind the P12-billion investment scam, has finally been caught in Malaysia.

Older Adults May be More Prone to Fall for Scams and Schemes

A new study shows that older adults seem to be less discerning of suspicious individuals than those younger than them.

New 7 Wonders Contest Faces Controversy: Do you believe it's a scam?

The Maldives and Indonesia tried to withdraw their entries because the N7W Foundation allegedly asked them for millions of dollars.

10 Tips on Verifying Online Information

Learn how to verify online fact from web fiction with these tips!

Have you ever fallen for a scam?

Shaquille O'Neal and David Beckham fell victim to the Power Balance scam. Have you been in a similar situation? FN wants to know!