Family Member Impersonation Scam Distress scam involves an impersonator who pretends to be relative in urgent need of money.
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Family Member Impersonation Scam
Valentin Mikhaylin Appeal
  • 1 January 2006
Frauds like these succeed because those perpetrating them frame their solicitations as heart-rending stories about...
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Valentin Mikhaylin Appeal
‘Distressed Stranger’ Scams
  • 28 December 2004
Strangers pretend to need cabfare to get to a hospital or money to buy gasoline...
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‘Distressed Stranger’ Scams