Tag: scam

An Iola woman who lost $1,200 to scammers wants others to learn from her mistake and protect themselves from fraud.  It’s a timely message, as other local residents have reported being the victim of various…

I seem to hit the fraud and scams topic fairly frequently. However, the landscape scammers work within is constantly changing, and scammers are crafty in learning new ways of reaching their targets.  With the current…

Iolan Renee Cooper called Thursday afternoon to warn locals that it appears scam artists are at work. Cooper said she has been called twice in the last month asking for large sums of money in…

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Wichita cardiologist has agreed to pay $5.8 million to settle claims that he and his medical group improperly billed federal health care programs for medically unnecessary cardiac…