Frosty the Con Man: Avoiding Family Emergency Scams

by Carol Kando-Pineda, Attorney, FTC, Division of Consumer & Business Education “Hello? It’s me — Frosty. Look it’s a long story but without my top hat, I’m melting. Please, I need your help — send money now or I’ll be nothing but a puddle!” OK, so that’s a silly example and real imposters aren’t funny. But, … Continue reading Frosty the Con Man: Avoiding Family Emergency Scams