June 19, 2021
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12 News Investigates: How to avoid property rental scams

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Long-time realtor Marla Toman rents out properties of her own and manages others in Jackson and Natchez using Airbnb. When you work with properties online, you have to be aware of fake guests looking to book or other red flags you may come across every day. “Airbnb, I have to say does a good job in helping vet. Whe...

Warning on scam urging people to renew licence plate number

David Unwin/StuffThe email purports to be from Waka Kotahi, the New Zealand Transport Agency.Authorities are warning against an email scam urging drivers to renew their licence plate which is circulating people's inboxs. The scam, purporting to be from Waka Kotahi, the New Zealand Transport Agency, tells drivers that their licence plate number will...

NYC business, civic leaders want ‘strategic’ use of funds

Nearly two dozen business and civic leaders urged Mayor Bill de Blasio and other leaders to prioritize the sectors and communities most affected by COVID-19 when doling out billions in federal aid — blasting the current approach as “scattershot.”  In a Wednesday letter, representatives from the Chambers of Commerce in all five b...