Another swindling opportunity? Simon Leviev, who became infamous as the centre of the ‘The Tinder Swindler’ doccie, has found love again.
Businessman Edwin Sodi, an amapiano musician and others were swindled out of more than R7 million by a travel agent.
SA Rugby has issued a warning to rugby supporters to be aware of online websites claiming to have Rugby World Cup Sevens tickets for sale.
A Limpopo man was sentenced to five years imprisonment for scamming his girlfriend into investing in a fake TLB business.
Standard Bank has released a list of three scams that are becoming increasingly more common in South Africa.
DJ Lamiez Holworthy has asked her supporters to be extra careful about scammers using her name and copycat social media pages.
A scam called vishing is becoming more and more popular and the South African Banking Risk Information Centre has provided tips to stay safe.
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City of Tshwane is warning residents to watch out for imposters and scammers who are demanding money and spreading false messages.
Residents are warned of people pretending to be Eskom employees, claiming they were instructed to disconnect the electricity due to overuse.
South African Facebook users should be aware that there is a scam currently targeting users and purporting to be run by popular online retailer Takealot.
The City of Cape Town has urged residents to purchase their prepaid electricity units from reputable vendors and not online scammers.
SARS is warning that fraudster are once again on the prowl with WhatsApp as their increasingly popular hunting ground.
AbaThembu Prince Mthunzi Ngonyama has fallen victim to scammers who claimed to be Jessica Nkosi and reportedly duped him out of R15 000.
The Hawks, US Secret Service and Interpol arrested scammers (including women) linked to a global crime syndicate in Johannesburg.
Two young men were swindled out of R4,000 by an unidentified scammer promising them a job as traffic officers.
Advocate Lewis was awarded for nabbing SA’s top scammers who are part of the Black Axe and were recently listed by the FBI in the USA.
‘He promised he was not going to scam me,’ said a Johannesburg woman after she paid musician Jason Gladwin R7.5k to perform at her wedding.
Fans of Zola 7 have warned South Africans to not donate money into the provided banking details as it might be a scam.
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