Consumer Alert: Online Dating Scams Leave Broken Hearts, Empty Wallets

No doubt countless Mississippians will celebrate this Valentine’s Day with someone they met online. Dating websites and social networking apps can
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AG AND THE MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY ISSUES SCAM ALERT

Attorney General Jim Hood and the Mississippi Department of Public Safety (MDPS) are warning Mississippi consumers of an email scam in
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Attorney General Jim Hood Warns Consumers of Recent Phishing Emails Sent to Users’ Google Accounts

Attorney General Jim Hood warns consumers to be cautious in clicking links contained in any unsolicited emails sent to their email
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Attorney General Jim Hood Warns Mississippians of a Recent Spoofing Scam

Attorney General Jim Hood is warning Mississippians today of a phone scam that challenges even the savviest consumer. “Scammers realize
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Attorney General Jim Hood Warns Mississippians of IRS Scammers Searching for their Next Victim

The scammers call claiming to be an agent for the IRS or the Federal Treasury Department. The victim is told
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Attorney General Jim Hood Advises Consumers to Know the Facts Before Investing in Solar Energy Systems

Attorney General Jim Hood is offering Mississippi residents factors to consider in purchasing residential solar energy systems, including cautioning consumers to
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Attorney General Jim Hood Reminds Consumers to Remain Vigilant Against Phishing Attacks

In an old scam that has resurfaced, Attorney General Jim Hood warns consumers not to respond to emails asking for personal
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Attorney General Warns Consumers to Be Aware of Phone Scams Targeting Taxpayers After the Tax Season

Attorney General Jim Hood is once again reminding Mississippi consumers to remain cautious of tax-related phone scams. Even though the
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MS Public Service Commission and MS Attorney General’s Office Work Together to Stop Unwanted Robocalls

The Mississippi Public Service Commission in conjunction with Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood and the Federal Trade Commission, along with nine
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AG Warns Consumers to Beware Internet Job Scams

Attorney General Jim Hood today is warning consumers of scams involving employment opportunities, particularly via the internet and sites such as
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