America’s DIY Phone Farmers
Ordinary Americans are using armies of phones to generate cash to buy food, diapers, and beer through ad fraud.
How Pornhub Enables Doxing and Harassment
Pornhub is hosting videos that have been viewed hundreds of millions of times. The women in them say they thought the videos would never reach the internet, and that being doxed has ruined their lives.
I Write Essays for Wealthy International Students
College admissions fraud is a global industry. Just ask these "tutors".
Stephen K Hirst
The Wild Story of Whitaker Wright, the Con Man Who Killed Himself in Court
The Bernie Madoff of the late 1800s, he was "the world's most shameless swindler."
Court Finds This So-Called Healer Swindled Cancer Patients out of Millions
The founder of Universal Medicine thinks he's the reincarnation of Leonardo Da Vinci. Others think he's the leader of a cult.
The Hot New Millennial Trend Is Scamming Amazon for Big Money
"To most people $230,000 is a lot of money, but for Amazon it probably doesn’t do anything to hurt its stock price."
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This Is How the Rich Steal from America
That Donald Trump inherited an insane amount of money isn't shocking. But how his dad and he pulled it off by selling a lie really is.
Man Sentenced to Nine Months in Prison for Fake TripAdvisor Reviews
It’s the first time a conviction of this kind has been made.
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon Are Working on a Film Adaptation of the McDonald's Monopoly Scam
The 2001 court case that led to the downfall of a nationwide network of Monopoly sweepstakes fraudsters is getting the Hollywood treatment.
NXIVM President and Heiress Arrested for Allegedly Running Illegal Pyramid Schemes
Clare Bronfman, Nancy Salzman and other so-called "sex cult" insiders have been charged with racketeering conspiracy.
The Insane Saga of the Fake Saudi Prince Who Scammed Miami's Rich and Famous
A career con-artist, Anthony Gignac got busted over and over again, but kept finding new prey in America's capital city of fraud.
The Man with the Stolen Name
They know what he did—including that he voted for Donald Trump. They just don’t know who he is.