TITLE

Loan scams by phone

AUTHOR(S)
Findlay, S.; Mannix, M.
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/3/92, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that advance-free loan scams are the latest get-rich-quick phone scheme, and the Federal Trade Commission is tracking fraudulent telemarketers. How the victims are lured in; Advice on how to detect fraudulence; How to find out if a firm is legitimate.
ACCESSION #
9202032410

 

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