NSW woman Mary Saad and her kids sleep on blow-up beds and sit on camping furniture after being scammed into giving money...

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20th Oct. 2020 6:10 AM

With scam and fraud schemes higher than ever before, residents are being encouraged to look out for warning signs that they...

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02nd June 2020 2:06 PM

Bond payments and four weeks rent were requested before the keys would be delivered

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14th May 2020 6:05 PM

I thought I’d seen every online trick there was. But when my name appeared on a story I’d never written, I realised this is...

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08th Jan. 2020 7:01 AM

A COUPLE who paid $420 for a double door fridge on Gumtree have told of how they “just want revenge” after being duped.

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14th Aug. 2019 4:08 PM

A Coast woman has been arrested for allegedly stealing $25,000 in her own mother's pension funds due to involvement with an...

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19th June 2019 9:06 AM

Online shopping scam reports and losses are growing and younger Australians are big targets of the fraudsters. Here’s how...

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09th June 2019 9:06 AM

Fraudsters are ripping off Australian social media users via fake news, with the consumer watchdog seeing a huge spike in...

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17th April 2019 12:04 PM

Lincoln Lewis was caught up in two nightmare ‘catfishing’ ruses, court documents show. One woman caught up in the incident...

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09th April 2019 2:04 PM