If you clicked on this story for your “free” gift card, you’ll definitely want to keep reading. I’ve issued plenty of warnings about “free” products and some of you, dear readers, think I’ve gone too far.
After all, aren’t some of the best things in life free?
Perhaps. Read more “Congratulations, you’ve won a free $1,000 gift card – just click here to redeem it!”
Enterprise has been accused of running a ding-and-dent scam so often by readers of this site, I’ve lost count.
But something interesting has happened lately. The complaints have slowed to a trickle.
Read more “How Enterprise determines if you damaged a rental”
Tony Tucker received a $284 Target gift card after he returned an unwanted item to his local store. Then he decided to try to sell the card on Craigslist, but that turned out to be a bad idea. Now he’s empty-handed, and he wants our help. Read more “I tried to sell my Target gift card on Craigslist and a thief stole it!”
You probably already know that there are all sorts of scams against the elderly out there. Crooks have discovered that this group is quite vulnerable.
But this scam might be a new one for you.
Read more “A “Free” health screening wasn’t free. Now she owes a medical bill!”
Have you heard of the “Grandparent Scam?” One of our readers wrote to us for help after a version of that ruse cost her more than $4,000. Read more “A late night call from her “granddaughter” leads to a $4,000 loss”