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# Con artists

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Scammers target Irish students desperate for somewhere to live
Deposits are being paid to fraudsters for non-existent properties.
Con artists net €30,000 in space of a week using new ATM scam
The thieves are trapping customers’ cards, distracting them, and then replacing the valid card with a stolen or cancelled one.
14 of the coolest costumes seen at Comic Con
A little more fancy than a black sack.
Homeowners warned over bogus household charge collectors
Con artists are reportedly using the household charge deadline as a way to extort money from residents in some areas.