Often we read about the various types of frauds that have been committed over time and wonder how these scam artists are able to keep pulling off these schemes. Using telemarketing as an example, but drawing from the other material we have reviewed, answer and discuss the following questions.
- Why are frauds underreported as a crime?
- How is it that scam artists seem to pick on the same targets multiple times with great success?
- How do the Internet and other available communication sources aid the scam artist?