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    • 2009 hurricane preparedness guide 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2009)
    • Beware of disaster scams 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2015-10-07)
      This paper addresses scams that may happen after disasters such as: home repair scams, renter's rights, fake charities and imposter/phony officials.
    • 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 ...
    • Don’t be deceived by telephone scams 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2011)
    • Just the facts on...sweepstakes/lottery scams 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2011-07)
    • Planning a vacation? : look out for fraudulent vacation rental listings 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2012-05)
    • Spotlight : tax scams 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2019-12-12)
      With all the advertisements for tax services and promises of quick refunds, filing can be a daunting task. Scam artists make it even more difficult as they plot to separate you from your refund. No matter what method you ...
    • 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.
    • Tax scams : protect yourself from tax time predators 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2012-01)