-- Be sure keep your computer protected by installing updated anti-virus software.
-- Observe the golden rule of avoiding scams: if a deal sounds too good to be true, it probably is.
Military Loan Scams: Military members who have less than perfect credit are becoming victims of flashy offers that typically promise But these offers often up with sky-high interest rates that do more harm than good for military members.
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) says scams like these usually require a wire transfer and promise free shipping.
The description of the cars is lifted from auto sites, and typically you can Google the vehicle ID number, to determine whether it’s a real deal or a hoax.
They lift the descriptions of legitimate rental properties and rewrite the post so it offers a special discount for military members.
Depicting a too-good-to-be-true offer, they ask for a security deposit to be wired in advance to ensure their occupancy.
The purpose of this time limit is to ensure that registration is available to as many people as possible.