scams

Scam Academy

It Was Surprisingly Easy to Cheat in Bible Class at Karen Pence's School

I would still consider myself religious, but I just felt it was unrealistic to expect me to memorize Bible verses at age 12.
Anonymous
14 hours ago
Scam Academy

These Engineering Students Built a Special Pen Just for Cheating on Tests

"We didn't really need to cheat, because we already had 3.9 GPAs."
Anonymous
6.17.19
Scam Academy

I Created a Fake Business to Get My Math Tests in Advance

But I still don’t have my degree after six or eight years of taking classes on and off.
Anonymous
6.10.19
Hacking

Teens Hacked Their Teacher's Computer to Change Grades for Money

"It wasn't necessarily the most legal thing, but something to do that was sort of fun."
Anonymous
5.28.19
Scam Academy

I Make $1,000 a Week Writing Essays for Lazy Students

Helping kids scam schools has turned into a full-time job for me.
Anonymous
5.20.19
Scam Academy

I Ran a College Cheating Business Out of My Frat

And now I'm a high school teacher.
Anonymous
5.13.19
Late Capitalism

The College Scam Defendants' Privilege Is Following Them into Court

“You get what you pay for. It’s really as simple as that.”
Susan Zalkind
4.4.19
Munchies

Man Allegedly Faked Burglary to Hide that He Stole Daughter's Girl Scout Cookie Money

Girl Scout troops around the country have been the target of several thefts this year.
Bettina Makalintal
4.2.19
fruit

‘Kiwigate’ Is France’s Latest Food Fraud Scam

Fruit producers passed Italian kiwis off as French so they could charge more per fruit and earned over $6 million in profit.
Bettina Makalintal
3.26.19
scams

Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Comes from a Baker's Yeast Empire

The disgraced Theranos mogul's great-great-great-grandfather founded Fleischmann's Yeast and changed America's bread industry.
Bettina Makalintal
3.25.19
Social Media

What Happens When You Get Scammed By an Influencer

Former fans of Caroline Calloway, Flat Tummy Tea endorsers, and other influencers tell us what it's like to feel scammed by Instagram #aesthetics.
Amelia Tait
3.7.19
groceries

This Couple Says You Should Be Buying Trader Joe's Spices and Reselling Them on Amazon

Everything But the Bagel seasoning is a good starter product, the couple says, because TJ's always has it and it always retails for $2.99.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.27.19
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