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# scammed - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Gardaí issue warning after dramatic rise of people being scammed in the last three weeks
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Gardaí issue warning after dramatic rise of people being scammed in the last three weeks

Apr 27th 2021, 6:02 PM 45,895 Views 15 Comments

Some people have lost over €20k in some scams.

# scammed - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Welfare warns consumers not to be caught out by latest text scam
# Welfare Scam
# Welfare Scam

Welfare warns consumers not to be caught out by latest text scam

Oct 27th 2020, 3:48 PM 34,032 Views 6 Comments

In recent months, there been a sharp rise in cyber fraud and unsolicited cyber activity.

# scammed - Sunday 5 April, 2020

Debunked: That 'extremely sophisticated' bank scam doing the rounds on WhatsApp is completely false
# Debunked
# Debunked

Debunked: That 'extremely sophisticated' bank scam doing the rounds on WhatsApp is completely false

Apr 5th 2020, 12:05 AM 89,615 Views 26 Comments

It’s not true.

# scammed - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Gardaí warn of significant increase in con-artists exploiting coronavirus fears
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Gardaí warn of significant increase in con-artists exploiting coronavirus fears

Apr 1st 2020, 12:05 AM 33,751 Views 30 Comments

incidents have been reported in areas around the country.

# scammed - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Police issue warning after six people swindled out of £190,000 in run-up to Christmas
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# Scammed

Police issue warning after six people swindled out of £190,000 in run-up to Christmas

Jan 22nd 2020, 12:18 PM 28,720 Views 14 Comments

The PSNI said they commonly receive reports of fraud.

# scammed - Monday 22 June, 2015

A lot of Irish businesses are getting scammed
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A lot of Irish businesses are getting scammed

Jun 22nd 2015, 6:20 AM 22,032 Views 21 Comments

No, he’s not the Prince of Nigeria.

# scammed - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

These cars were bought with fake bank drafts and sold on to unsuspecting buyers
# Scammed
# Scammed

These cars were bought with fake bank drafts and sold on to unsuspecting buyers

Jun 18th 2014, 12:46 PM 36,026 Views 53 Comments

Gardaí said there is a nationwide scam with perpetrators using marketplace sites to buy the cars and then sell them on for cash. One person lost €40,000 last year.

# scammed - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Facebook users try to see friends naked, get computer virus instead
# Caught Rapid
From The Daily Edge
# Caught Rapid

Facebook users try to see friends naked, get computer virus instead

Mar 8th 2014, 2:34 PM 5,517 Views 3 Comments

More than two million people fell for an elaborate scam.

# scammed - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Man pays €540 on eBay for a photo of an XBox One
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From The Daily Edge
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Man pays €540 on eBay for a photo of an XBox One

Dec 5th 2013, 7:30 PM 7,509 Views 5 Comments

That’s one expensive photo.