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Attorney General DeWine Warns Older Ohioans About Job Opportunity Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) –   During Older Americans Month in May, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning Ohio senior citizens to be cautious of job opportunity scams that could cost them thousands of dollars.

5/16/2012

Attorney General DeWine Warns Ohioans about Tax Schemes

As Ohioans prepare to file their 2011 tax returns, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning them to look out for deceptive tax services and scams.

3/2/2012

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Traveling Contractors Following Major Storms in Ohio; Offers Tips for Repair and Removal Services

Following the violent weather in Ohio this weekend, Attorney General Mike DeWine today offered a warning to residents to beware of traveling contractors who try to take advantage of homeowners in need of assistance.

7/2/2012

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Traveling Contractors Following Clermont County Tornados

Following the violent storms in southern Ohio this weekend, Attorney General Mike DeWine today offered a warning to residents to beware of traveling contractors who try to take advantage of homeowners in need of assistance.

3/5/2012

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Tax Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans to watch for e-mail messages and letters that claim to be from the Internal Revenue Service, but are actually scams designed to capture personal information.

2/18/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Medicare Scams as Open Enrollment Comes to a Close

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans to beware of callers who pretend to be from Medicare and ask for personal information. Several Ohio consumers have reported potential Medicare scams to the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. While many consumers recognize the scam and hang up on the caller, others do not realize the ploy until they have already provided their personal information.

11/30/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns of 'Google Team 2011' Phony Email Alert

Midway into Ohio Cyber Safety Week, a new email message that appears to be a scam is making the rounds – including at the Ohio Attorney General's Office, Attorney General Mike DeWine warned today.

10/5/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns of Door-to-Door Home Improvement Sales

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned consumers to be wary of home improvement contractors who come to their doors offering their services.

4/20/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns Consumers to Watch for Mother's Day Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warns consumers to beware of potential online scams seeking to take advantage of Mother's Day.

5/6/2011

Attorney General DeWine Warns Consumers to Protect Personal Information

“Protecting personal information is an important part of keeping Ohio families safe from financial fraud,” said Attorney General Mike DeWine. “As consumers share more data online, taking the time to consider using strong privacy and security settings can help Ohioans better protect their most personal information.”

1/28/2011
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