Callers are also posing as debt collectors, asking for money via wire transfer or prepaid debit cards.
Con artists are posting flashy ads on social media sites for made-up events, selling tickets, then leaving with the money.
The Better Business Bureau of Hawaii warns, the cheapest one might not always be the best one.
Experts say limiting the amount of information you share on social media will help you protect your passwords and accounts.
“What we’re trying to do is help people understand how to prevent identity theft, and also how to avoid things like ransomware, how to avoid…
The scam has been targeting members of non-profit organizations and community groups, and at least one person here in Hawaii reported fallin…
An Oahu man learned the hard way why it’s so dangerous to give in to such a scam and give away your personal information.
We welcomed Manoj Samara-Nayake, tax managing director for Accuity LLP to answer some questions.
An email or letter is sent to make it seem like it’s from the company’s president or CEO.
Residents say the elevator motor broke down nine days ago and they’re still waiting for the replacement part.
Seniors at Farrington High School were disappointed to learn their graduation ceremony would be held in the school’s gymnasium, as it has be…
The problems only got worse, and more than a year and a half later, the work on the home still isn’t finished.
Scammers are armed with convincing arguments, such as a family member being stuck in jail or a foreign country, or injured and in the hospit…
One of the newest forms of fraud protection that has proven successful is the use of chips in credit cards.
Scammers are trying to bait callers into simply answering “yes.”
Thieves have found a way to steal the balance on it by getting the PIN number under the silver scratch-off.
The scam starts out with an email that appears to be from a friend.
The family told us about eight to 10 dogs surrounded their 11-year-old daughter, and one of them bit her on the leg.
With sky-high prices and relatively low inventory, the search to find that perfect housing rental can sometimes prove nearly impossible — a…
One customer called Action Line because he was concerned about his warranty.