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    • COVID-19 spotlight : how to spot a scammer 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2020-04-24)
      The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs is warning consumers and businesses to be on the look out for coronavirus scams. No two scams are the same but included in this sheet are some examples of how fraudsters ...
    • Ditch the pitch : a guide for guarding against scams 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03-21)
      This booklet is designed to arm yourself with the tips you need to spot and avoid scams. Navigating the ever-changing marketplace can be a daunting task. And with the rapid development of technology, scammers are more ...
    • Spotlight : timeshare scams 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2020-04-08)
      Most timeshare resale scams begin with an unsolicited phone call. If you receive unsolicited offers to sell your timeshare, you should be skeptical and proceed with caution. Property records are open to the public and ...
    • Spotlight : work from home scams 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2020-12-14)
      This paper shows red flags of a work at home scam, dos and don'ts, some examples of work at home scams and red flags of any scam.