Additional Information

For more information about common scams and frauds, please visit the following:

  • Judd McIlvain: Trouble Shooter - J. McIlvain is a television-radio consumer reporter and crusader. He has received two Emmys and eight Golden Mike Awards for his tenacious investigative reports on the subject of fraud and scams.
  • Scam Awareness - ScamAwareness.org is a nonprofit organization operated exclusively for the promotion of social welfare, specifically focusing on increasing consumer awareness about scams.
  • National Association of Bunco Investigators - This group has over 800 members in law enforcement and related fields devoted exclusively to assist in the identification, apprehension, and prosecution of Confidence Crime and certain other non-traditional organized crime group suspects. Detailed information about common scams and fraud activities can be found on this site.
  • Download a brochure offered by the National Crime Prevention Council to help you identify and protect yourself from scammers.