Word "SCAM" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
a fraudulent business scheme
Synonyms:
cozenage

Part of Speech:
Verb
Definition:
deprive of by deceit
Synonyms:
bunco, con, defraud, diddle, goldbrick, hornswoggle, mulct, nobble, rook, short-change, swindle, victimize

Crossword Clues for SCAM

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Clue Source Date
Con job Eugene Sheffer 04 Oct 2022
Many a "We've suspended your account" text LA Times Daily 30 Sep 2022
Trick, swindle The Telegraph Quick 28 Sep 2022
Swindler's scheme USA Today 25 Sep 2022
Ponzi scheme, for one New York Times 13 Sep 2022
Con job Premier Sunday 11 Sep 2022
Con LA Times Daily 01 Sep 2022
"You're a winner!" email, often LA Times Daily 23 Aug 2022
Phony deal LA Times Daily 11 Aug 2022
Ponzi scheme, e.g Universal 10 Aug 2022
Rip-off LA Times Daily 28 Jul 2022
Act of deceit Family Time 25 Jul 2022
Bogus offer LA Times Daily 24 Jul 2022
Trick LA Times Daily 20 Jul 2022
Swindle LA Times Daily 10 Jul 2022
Instance of fraud Universal 08 Jul 2022
Racket Thomas Joseph 02 Jul 2022
Grifter's game LA Times Daily 01 Jul 2022
Racket Thomas Joseph 30 Jun 2022
Ripoff Newsday 10 Jun 2022
Do the hustle? New York Times 06 Jun 2022
Untrustworthy offer USA Today 20 May 2022
Racket Thomas Joseph 18 May 2022
Con job LA Times Daily 13 May 2022
Con job The Washington Post 13 May 2022
Racket Thomas Joseph 10 May 2022
Racket Thomas Joseph 04 May 2022
Fraudulent scheme USA Today 04 May 2022
Hustle New York Times 30 Apr 2022
Swindle Eugene Sheffer 19 Apr 2022
___ Likely (annoying caller ID) Universal 15 Apr 2022
Ponzi scheme, for one Family Time 03 Apr 2022
Rascal dismissing pressure to swindle The Times Cryptic 30 Mar 2022
Run away from 14 down - it's a shady deal Irish Times Crosaire 30 Mar 2022
Take for a ride Wall Street Journal 23 Mar 2022
Turn computers into a dishonest business The Guardian Cryptic 16 Mar 2022
Con game Newsday 14 Mar 2022
Rip-off covered up by Thomas Campion Irish Times Crosaire 11 Mar 2022
Crooked scheme rascal detailed The Times Cryptic 08 Mar 2022
Con job Eugene Sheffer 28 Feb 2022
Racket Thomas Joseph 18 Feb 2022
Con job LA Times Daily 06 Feb 2022
Con job The Washington Post 06 Feb 2022
Bamboozle New York Times 04 Feb 2022
Swindle Eugene Sheffer 25 Jan 2022
Fraudulent offer Universal 24 Jan 2022
Crooked deal Newsday 23 Jan 2022
Con artist's ruse USA Today 11 Jan 2022
Email to watch out for LA Times Daily 07 Jan 2022
Too-good-to-be-true offer Universal 21 Dec 2021
Con man's con Thomas Joseph 07 Dec 2021
___ Likely (common caller ID) Universal 04 Dec 2021
Con job Eugene Sheffer 03 Dec 2021
Message like 'You have been selected to win $1,000!' probably USA Today 03 Dec 2021
Phishing scheme, e.g Universal 25 Nov 2021
"Enter your Social Security number to win free AirPods!," e.g Universal 18 Nov 2021
Swindle Eugene Sheffer 11 Nov 2021
Shady deal Family Time 08 Nov 2021
Racket made by little monkey losing tail The Telegraph Cryptic 08 Nov 2021
Phony offer Newsday 27 Oct 2021
Racket Thomas Joseph 22 Oct 2021
Bit of trickery The Washington Post 22 Oct 2021
Bit of trickery LA Times Daily 22 Oct 2021
Fraud The Times Concise 19 Oct 2021
Rip off Wall Street Journal 07 Oct 2021
Con man's con Thomas Joseph 27 Sep 2021
"Account temporarily suspended" email, usually Universal 23 Sep 2021
Con job New York Times 13 Sep 2021
Con job The Washington Post 12 Sep 2021
Con job LA Times Daily 12 Sep 2021
Phishing, e.g Wall Street Journal 11 Sep 2021
Fake call from the IRS, e.g Universal 10 Sep 2021
Con job Eugene Sheffer 21 Aug 2021
Dishonest scheme Family Time 15 Aug 2021
Phishing attempt, e.g Universal 14 Aug 2021
Hoax The Telegraph Quick 08 Aug 2021
Swindle Eugene Sheffer 16 Jul 2021
Email about big lottery winnings, usually New York Times 13 Jul 2021
Swindle Eugene Sheffer 13 Jul 2021
Con job Eugene Sheffer 07 Jul 2021
Many a get-rich-quick scheme New York Times 21 Jun 2021
Swindler's scheme Universal 03 Jun 2021
Many a call requesting personal information Universal 29 May 2021
Pyramid scheme, for example USA Today 08 May 2021
Con game Newsday 27 Apr 2021
Hoodwink New York Times 25 Apr 2021
Shady offer USA Today 21 Apr 2021
Phishing, say The Washington Post 16 Apr 2021
Phishing, say LA Times Daily 16 Apr 2021
Fraud The Times Concise 12 Apr 2021
Hustle Wall Street Journal 01 Apr 2021
Dishonest practice The Washington Post Sunday 21 Mar 2021
Bogus deal Newsday 21 Mar 2021
Swindle Eugene Sheffer 23 Feb 2021
Con artist's ploy Universal 21 Feb 2021
Financial deception Newsday 19 Feb 2021
Swindler's plan Newsday 18 Feb 2021
Con man's con Thomas Joseph 08 Feb 2021
Get-rich-quick scheme, almost always USA Today 26 Jan 2021
Racket Thomas Joseph 23 Jan 2021
Shady deal Newsday 17 Jan 2021
Bogus offer USA Today 16 Jan 2021
Swindle New York Times 11 Jan 2021
Dishonest scheme The Telegraph Quick 04 Jan 2021
Swindle Wall Street Journal 29 Dec 2020
Kind of artist New York Times 24 Dec 2020
Racket as raincoat's lifted The Telegraph Cryptic 24 Dec 2020
Con job Eugene Sheffer 26 Nov 2020
One might take in a few marks Wall Street Journal 05 Nov 2020
Cellphone alert subject Newsday 24 Oct 2020
Con The Washington Post 15 Oct 2020
Con LA Times Daily 15 Oct 2020
Suspicious offer, perhaps USA Today 08 Oct 2020
With 41-Down, swindlers New York Times 03 Oct 2020
Racket strings catgut, afterwards metal, for beginners The Telegraph Toughie 20 Aug 2020
Chisel Newsday 15 Aug 2020
Do Burberrys over? The Telegraph Toughie 05 Aug 2020
Smart Alec misses alert of fraud Irish Times Crosaire 31 Jul 2020
Word with the same consonant sounds as "scheme" Universal 04 Jul 2020
Deceptive scheme USA Today 20 Jun 2020
Bogus offer LA Times Daily 17 Jun 2020
Bogus offer The Washington Post 17 Jun 2020
Bogus deal USA Today 14 Jun 2020
It's not legit Newsday 31 May 2020
Racket Wall Street Journal 09 May 2020
Pecuniary deception Newsday 08 May 2020
Fraudulent scheme The Telegraph Quick 02 May 2020
Con artist's plan USA Today 27 Apr 2020
Hoodwink Premier Sunday 22 Mar 2020
Fake I.R.S. call, e.g New York Times 11 Mar 2020
Too-good-to-be-true offer The Washington Post Sunday 08 Mar 2020
Con game Universal 24 Feb 2020
Swindle Premier Sunday 02 Feb 2020
Take in Wall Street Journal 01 Feb 2020
Trick Canadiana 20 Jan 2020
Many a robocall USA Today 06 Jan 2020
Shell game, e.g Wall Street Journal 30 Dec 2019
Bad thing to fall for Universal 25 Dec 2019
Unsafe offer USA Today 13 Dec 2019
Con artist's creation USA Today 11 Dec 2019
Instance of fraud USA Today 07 Dec 2019
Subject of a Better Business Bureau investigation New York Times 05 Dec 2019
Subject of a Better Business Bureau investigation
Swindle Newsday 03 Dec 2019
Grifter's ploy USA Today 25 Nov 2019
Grifter's game
Grifter's game New York Times 03 Nov 2019
Rip-off artist's ploy USA Today 27 Oct 2019
Pyramid scheme, e.g USA Today 20 Oct 2019
Shell game Newsday 18 Oct 2019
A swindle The Telegraph Quick 09 Oct 2019
Email asking for money, perhaps The Washington Post 08 Oct 2019
Email asking for money, perhaps LA Times Daily 08 Oct 2019
Crooked deal USA Today 26 Sep 2019
Take in LA Times Daily 28 Aug 2019
Take in The Washington Post 28 Aug 2019
Con game The Guardian Speedy 25 Aug 2019
Scotsman loses tons in fraudulent scheme Irish Times Crosaire 17 Aug 2019
Shell game, e.g USA Today 16 Aug 2019
Rip-off New York Times 23 Jul 2019
Con Wall Street Journal 15 Jul 2019
Racket New York Times 14 Jul 2019
Fast one The Washington Post 11 Jul 2019
Fast one LA Times Daily 11 Jul 2019
Almost any offer that's too good to be true New York Times 08 Jul 2019
Main plot element in 'The Sting' The Washington Post 07 Jul 2019
Main plot element in "The Sting" LA Times Daily 07 Jul 2019
Pull a fast one on New York Times 05 Jul 2019
Phisher's ploy USA Today 14 Jun 2019
Rip-off Universal 13 Jun 2019
Shell game, e.g The Washington Post 12 Jun 2019
Shell game, e.g LA Times Daily 12 Jun 2019
Grifter's specialty Wall Street Journal 29 May 2019
Anna Delvey endeavor The New Yorker 27 May 2019
Phishing email, e.g Universal 18 May 2019
Con game Family Time 13 May 2019
Ponzi scheme, for one Universal 30 Apr 2019
Apple varieties / Trick New York Times 09 Apr 2019
Hoax The Times Concise 02 Apr 2019
Con job The Washington Post 01 Apr 2019
Con job LA Times Daily 01 Apr 2019
Swindle The Telegraph Quick 23 Mar 2019
Confidence trick The Guardian Speedy 17 Mar 2019
Con game Premier Sunday 03 Mar 2019
Phishing scheme, e.g New York Times 27 Feb 2019
Ponzi scheme, e.g New York Times 10 Feb 2019
Con Thomas Joseph 07 Feb 2019
Swindle The Sun Two Speed 06 Feb 2019
Fleece and reversible raincoats? The Sun Two Speed 06 Feb 2019
Many a get-rich-quick scheme Universal 26 Jan 2019
Swindler's scheme USA Today 25 Jan 2019
1's in retirement rip-off The Telegraph Toughie 24 Jan 2019
Con job Family Time 13 Jan 2019
Grifter's specialty
Pull a fast one on
Phishing scheme, e.g.
Apple varieties / Trick
Swindle
Main plot element in "The Sting"
Racket
Con game
Rip-off
Con artist's moneymaker
Ponzi scheme, for one
Crooked deal
Con man's scheme USA Today 01 Jan 2019
Email asking for money, perhaps
Take in
Con job
Pyramid scheme, e.g.
Con
Shell game, e.g.
Many a get-rich-quick scheme
Swindler's scheme
Phisher's ploy
Rip-off artist's ploy
Racket
Con man's scheme
Rip-off
Shell game, e.g.
Almost any offer that's too good to be true
Fast one
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Phishing email, e.g.
Phisher's scheme USA Today 31 Dec 2018
Dishonest scheme The Times Concise 28 Dec 2018
Rip-off cutting of Genus Camellia Irish Times Crosaire 01 Dec 2018
Dodge swimmer's head on river The Telegraph Cryptic 22 Nov 2018
Con man's thing Universal 21 Nov 2018
Ponzi scheme, e.g The Washington Post 11 Nov 2018
Ponzi scheme, e.g LA Times Daily 11 Nov 2018
Catfishing, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 28 Oct 2018
Swindle of reversible rainwear? The Sun Two Speed 09 Oct 2018
Dishonest scheme The Sun Two Speed 09 Oct 2018
Reversible raincoats and fleece The Sun Two Speed 26 Sep 2018
Hustler's scheme USA Today 14 Sep 2018
Swindle Thomas Joseph 05 Sep 2018
Rook Wall Street Journal 04 Aug 2018
Rip off The Chronicle of Higher Education 03 Aug 2018
Shady deal The New Yorker 23 Jul 2018
Reversible raincoats to take to the cleaners The Telegraph Cryptic 07 Jul 2018
Hustle The Washington Post Sunday 01 Jul 2018
Run a con on New York Times 04 Jun 2018
Deceive Universal 15 May 2018
Con Universal 14 May 2018
Monkey endlessly makes racket The Sun Two Speed 12 May 2018
Swindle The Times Concise 22 Apr 2018
Phishing, e.g USA Today 14 Apr 2018
Grifter's racket Wall Street Journal 10 Apr 2018
It has a mark Universal 29 Mar 2018
"You have won!" email, often USA Today 19 Mar 2018
Con artist's game USA Today 13 Mar 2018
Cheat heading for South on river The Sun Two Speed 09 Mar 2018
In retrospect, it may have sounded too good to be true The Washington Post 09 Mar 2018
Con trick The Sun Two Speed 09 Mar 2018
In retrospect, it may have sounded too good to be true LA Times Daily 09 Mar 2018
Con job Canadiana 26 Feb 2018
Three-card monte, e.g USA Today 25 Feb 2018
Scheme belongs in sales campaign Irish Times Crosaire 24 Jan 2018
Ponzi scheme, for one LA Times Daily 08 Jan 2018
Ponzi scheme, for one The Washington Post 08 Jan 2018
It has a mark
Rip off
Phishing, e.g.
Phisher's scheme
Hustle
Ponzi scheme, for one
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Hustler's scheme
Bogus offer
Grifter's racket
Deceive
Con man's thing
Con
Rook
Three-card monte, e.g.
Run a con on
Flimflam Premier Sunday 31 Dec 2017
Fraud Universal 27 Nov 2017
Fleece Wall Street Journal 25 Nov 2017
Pyramid scheme, e.g The Washington Post 21 Nov 2017
Pyramid scheme, e.g LA Times Daily 21 Nov 2017
Bait-and-switch, e.g USA Today 19 Nov 2017
Dishonest activity taking son to front of academic stream The Telegraph Cryptic 12 Nov 2017
Any pyramid scheme, e.g Universal 24 Oct 2017
Put one over on Family Time 22 Oct 2017
Rip-off LA Times Daily 03 Oct 2017
Rip-off The Washington Post 03 Oct 2017
Ensnaring scheme Thomas Joseph 25 Aug 2017
Fraudulent deal Newsday 17 Aug 2017
Rip-off The Times Concise 06 Aug 2017
Fraud upset Apple computers The Telegraph Cryptic 29 Jul 2017
A Ponzi scheme is one Universal 24 Jun 2017
Fraudulent operation Thomas Joseph 29 May 2017
Swindle The Guardian Speedy 20 May 2017
Ponzi scheme, e.g Family Time 14 May 2017
Rook or gull New York Times 11 May 2017
Ponzi scheme, e.g USA Today 06 May 2017
Too-good-to-be-true offer Wall Street Journal 25 Apr 2017
Scheme belonging to sales campaign Irish Times Crosaire 11 Apr 2017
Phishing offer, e.g Wall Street Journal 03 Apr 2017
Defraud Newsday 02 Apr 2017
Get-rich-quick offer, usually USA Today 09 Feb 2017
Phishing attempt Wall Street Journal 08 Feb 2017
Robocall from the I.R.S., e.g New York Times 25 Jan 2017
Shady scheme Newsday 25 Jan 2017
Bamboozle Premier Sunday 22 Jan 2017
Con game The Washington Post 08 Jan 2017
Reversible raincoats? Must be a con trick The Telegraph Cryptic 04 Jan 2017
Rip-off
Pyramid scheme, e.g.
Con
Robocall from the I.R.S., e.g.
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
A Ponzi scheme is one
Any pyramid scheme, e.g.
Fraud
Rook or gull
Bait-and-switch, e.g.
Hustle LA Times Daily 31 Dec 2016
Scotsman's recalled fraudster's business The Times Cryptic 16 Dec 2016
Con artist's doings Universal 09 Dec 2016
Confidence man's activity Universal 29 Nov 2016
Pull a fast one on the fringes of Scottish football team Irish Times Crosaire 12 Nov 2016
Hustle Newsday 22 Oct 2016
Fraudulent operation Universal 14 Oct 2016
Phishing offer Wall Street Journal 10 Oct 2016
Sketchy offer Wall Street Journal 04 Oct 2016
Bogus plan Newsday 22 Sep 2016
Napoleon's campaign must reveal this dirty trick The Telegraph Cryptic 14 Sep 2016
Shell game, say LA Times Daily 11 Sep 2016
Hustler's ploy USA Today 03 Sep 2016
Attorney general's investigation target New York Times 14 Aug 2016
Gull or rook Wall Street Journal 14 Jul 2016
Do back up computers The Guardian Cryptic 14 Jun 2016
Take for a ride, so to speak Universal 16 May 2016
Take for a ride Universal 06 May 2016
Swindler's scheme The Washington Post 18 Apr 2016
Con artist's work USA Today 10 Apr 2016
Con game Thomas Joseph 22 Mar 2016
Bogus offer Newsday 20 Mar 2016
Con game USA Today 02 Mar 2016
One might take you in Wall Street Journal 20 Feb 2016
Fraudster's ploy Wall Street Journal 16 Feb 2016
Take for a ride Newsday 13 Feb 2016
Con artist's con Wall Street Journal 25 Jan 2016
Grifter's game The Washington Post 23 Jan 2016
Dodge seeing raincoat's lifted The Telegraph Cryptic 21 Jan 2016
Fleece Eugene Sheffer 16 Jan 2016
Deal with a huge catch New York Times 08 Jan 2016
Bamboozle Eugene Sheffer 04 Jan 2016
Deal with a huge catch
Hustle
Hustler's ploy
Attorney general's investigation target
Shell game, say
Act of deception USA Today 27 Dec 2015
Con game LA Times Daily 22 Dec 2015
Nasty bit of trickery LA Times Daily 10 Dec 2015
Spanish Prisoner, for one The Washington Post 30 Nov 2015
Con trick The Guardian Speedy 08 Nov 2015
Eccentric holding aloft Stradivari's first fiddle The Times Cryptic 28 Oct 2015
One might get a mark Wall Street Journal 28 Oct 2015
Pyramid scheme, for one USA Today 23 Oct 2015
Grifter's game USA Today 17 Oct 2015
Pull a fast one on the fringes of Scottish team Irish Times Crosaire 13 Oct 2015
Hosing design Newsday 10 Oct 2015
Take to the cleaners Newsday 08 Oct 2015
Swindler's con Wall Street Journal 05 Oct 2015
Play for a fool New York Times 04 Oct 2015
Con man's activity Universal 03 Oct 2015
Con game Eugene Sheffer 14 Sep 2015
Fraud from flipping computers The Telegraph Cryptic 29 Aug 2015
Fraud Canadiana 10 Aug 2015
Small computer manufacturer upsets Sting Irish Times Crosaire 09 Jul 2015
Ponzi scheme, e.g Universal 05 Jul 2015
Something deceitful in this campaign The Telegraph Cryptic 19 Jun 2015
Con man's job Universal 28 May 2015
Take for a ride New York Times 03 May 2015
Mischievous child�s endless racket The Telegraph Cryptic 11 Apr 2015
Grifter's specialty USA Today 10 Apr 2015
Swindle LA Times Daily 08 Apr 2015
Take for a ride, so to speak LA Times Daily 16 Mar 2015
Flimflam New York Times 03 Mar 2015
Act of deception Universal 16 Feb 2015
Ponzi scheme, e.g Eugene Sheffer 03 Feb 2015
Phony deal Newsday 28 Jan 2015
Fast one Premier Sunday 18 Jan 2015
Arrangement of hosing? New York Times 18 Jan 2015
It may involve wiring LA Times Daily 15 Jan 2015
Con game
Act of deception
Hustle
Con game
Illegal investment scheme
Deceptive scheme
Grifter's game
Grifter's specialty
Pyramid scheme, for one
Take for a ride, so to speak
Swindle
Nasty bit of trickery
It may involve wiring
Con game
Arrangement of hosing?
Flimflam
Play for a fool
Take for a ride
Swindle
One might get a mark
Swindler's con
Confidence game
Spanish Prisoner, for one
Fast one
Grifter's game
Hustle
Act of deception
Hustler's ploy
Con man's activity
Con man's job
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Take to the cleaners
Shell game
Phony deal
Hosing design
Defraud
Ripoff
Phone call telling you to pay the IRS immediately or you'll be thrown in jail, e.g.
Hoodwink
Swindle
Almost any "Get rich quick!" offer
Grift, e.g.
Many a carnival game
One may take you in
Put one over on
Source of ill-gotten gains
Bogus offer
Con artist's game
Con game
Deception
Email from Nigeria, often
Frank Abagnale hustle
Grifter's forte
Money-losing proposition
Phishing activity
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Run a con on
Sucker play
Three-card monte, e.g.
Swindle
Email for the spam folder, probably
Grifter's game
Confidence game
Contract cheat
Record label fast one
Bait and switch is one
Cheat out of money
Fraudulent operation
It works on marks
Phishing expedition
Bunco
Phishing lure
Get-rich-quick offer, typically
Ploy that targets the gullible
Ruse
Hoodwink
Bamboozle
Three-card monte is one
Swindle
Rainbow, e.g.
Hustler's gimmick
Your cheatin' art
Ripoff
Ponzi scheme
Hoodwink
Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme, for one
Dishonest hustle
Fraud
Swindle
Take for a ride
Swindle
Fool
Fleecing
Con artist's work
Grifter's plan
Do a Bernie Madoff job on
Take for a ride
Unethical way to make money
Too-good-to-be-true offer, often
Swindle
Ripoff
Plot that's "pulled"
Bamboozle
Con game
Nigerian Letter, for one
Bait and switch, for one
Hustle
Phishing lure?
Hoodwink
Plot that's "pulled"
Rip-you-off game
Grifter's forte
Shady deal
Bamboozle
Goal of phishing
Phishing, for one
Bamboozle
Trap for a pigeon
Shady plan
Bogus plan
E-mail from a Nigerian prince, probably
E-mail from a Nigerian prince, usually
Con game
Certain artist's forte
Bogus plan
Bamboozle
Shell game, e.g.
Unbelievable deal?
Shady deal
Swindle
Certain artist's forte
Rip-off
Shady plan
Fraudster's offer
E-mail from a Nigerian prince, probably
Con game
Pull a fast one
Shady business
Cheat
Something shady
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Hoodwink
Act of fraud
Con artist's hustle
Contrivance for taking people for a ride
It takes folks in
Many an e-mail "click here" offer
One reported to the Better Business Bureau
"Moneymaking opportunity" that isn't
Shell game
Rip-off
Grifter's ploy
Hoodwink
Bernie Madoff's hedge fund, e.g.
Fleece
Shady scheme
Act of fraud
Grifter's ploy
Offer that's too good to be true, often
Shady deal
Bunco game
Pigeon drop, for one
Ripoff
Three-card monte, e.g.
Telemarketing danger
Phony deal
Hoodwink
Fleece
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Artist's work?
Hustle
It's a ripoff
Cheat
Shell game, for one
Shell game, e.g.
Too-good-to-be-true investment
Put something over on
Con game
Sting operation
Phishing, e.g.
Ponzi scheme
Deception
Con
Fleece
Ensnaring scheme
Telemarketing danger
Too-good-to-be-true investment
Phishing, e.g.
Con job
Deception
Hustle
Phishing, e.g.
Take for a ride
Rip-off
Bamboozle
Bamboozle
Flimflam
E-mail from a Nigerian prince, maybe
Hoodwink
Pyramid scheme, for one
Flimflam
Dupe's undoing
Grifter's game
Source of illegitimate income
Swindle
Take for a ride?
Three-card monte, notably
Hoodwink
Bunko squad concern
Fraud
Investment fraud
Ponzi game, e.g.
Pyramid scheme, e.g.
Pyramid scheme, for one
Confidence game
Con
Grifter's work
Pigeon drop, e.g.
Ponzi's deed
Fraudulent scheme
E-mail offer of $17,000,000.00, e.g.
Con job
Nigerian e-mail, sometimes
Source of illegitimate income
Three-card monte, notably
Fast one
Ploy that targets the gullible
Fiddle
Shell game
Phishing
Shell game
Get-rich-quick offering, often
Flimflam
Illegal scheme
Con game
Deceptive act
It might take a lot of people?
E-mail from a Nigerian with $10 million to give you, e.g.
Con man's trick
Three-card monte is one
Sucker play
Chain letter, perhaps
Con
Fraudulent scheme
Swindler's speciality
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Shell game
Sucker play
Con job
Three-card monte is one
Fraud
Swindler's speciality
Take for a ride
Swindle
Fraudulent scheme
Defraud
Cheat out of money
Telemarketing danger
Offer that seems too good to be true, probably
Fraud
Fraudulent plan
Shell game, e.g.
Shell game, e.g.
Fraudulent activity
Get-rich-quick offer, often
Shell game
Three-card monte, for one
Ponzi scheme
Cozenage
Grifter's scheme
Hoodwink
Take for a ride?
Cozenage
Racket
Con game
Swindler's plan
Racket
Hoodwink
Fast-buck artist's ploy
Con man's game
Con job
Flimflam
Where a mark is taken
Rip-off
Pigeon drop, e.g.
Hoax
Grifter's ploy
Flimflam scheme
Patsy's downfall
Deception
Shell game
Bunko
Cozenage
Set up buddy's con game (4)
It parts a fool and his money
Con game
Con's con
Ponzi scheme, for example
Fleece
Business fraud
Spam offer, often
Pyramid scheme
Money-losing proposition
Fast one
Con's con
Be a con artist
Plot
Shell game, e.g.
Cheat
Pyramid scheme, e.g.
Fraudulent scheme
Sting
Confidence game
Pyramid scheme?
Sting
Pyramid scheme, for one
Taking-in activity
Defraud
Bait-and-switch, e.g.
Bit of bunco
Chicanery
Confidence game
Taking-in activity
Con's con
Hoax
Fleecing activity
Con job
Rip-off
Trick
Rip off
Sting
Fraud
Ensnaring scheme
Cheat
Bit of bunco
Ponzi scheme, for one
Confidence game
Hoodwink
Ponzi scheme, say
Fast buck source
Take for a ride, so to speak
Shady deal
Trick
A tourist might fall for one
A fast one
Hoodwink
Cheat
Dubious deal
Grifter's forte
Trickery
Quick buck source
Ripoff
Pyramid scheme, for example
Con job
Ponzi scheme, e.g.
Fraudulent deal
Ponzi game, e.g.
Pyramid scheme, for one
Three-card monte, e.g.
Sting
Pull a fast one
Pigeon drop, for one
Con artist's art
Defraud
The pigeon drop is one
Shell game
Bait and switch, for one
Fraudulent operation
Hood's hoodwink
Grifter's ploy
Sting
Shell game
Bait and switch, for one
Trickery
Take, in a way
It's not to be believed
It works on suckers
Flimflam
Grifter's coup
Flimflam
Fraud
Act of deception
Sting
Get-rich-quick offer, often
Free money offer
Fraudulent operation
Rip off in a way
Cheat
Bunco
Fast shuffle, so to speak
Con artist's art
Con game
Run a game on
Swindle
Deception
Confidence man's game
Fraudulent scheme
Pull a con
Con job
Three-card monte, notably
Pigeon drop <P>e.g.
Fast-buck artist's ploy
Deception
Rip off
Con man's con
Case for the consumer affairs bureau
Hoax
Telemarketing danger
Gull's trap
Illegal operation
Three-card monte, e.g.
How a fool and his money are parted
Pigeon drop, e.g.
Ponzi scheme
Dupe
Con artist's game
Bunco
Sucker play
Swindler's ploy
Thimblerig, e.g.
Con man's trick
Confidence game
Con man's fakery
Con man's ruse
Hornswaggler's forte
Con man's ploy
Game of no chance
Entrapment ploy
Con man's scheme
Crooked plan
Handkerchief switch, e.g.
Crooked deal
Action shared by a shill
Con man's forte
Swindler's ruse
Grifter's operation
Con artist's ploy
Fraudulent scheme
Con man's specialty
Operation in "The Sting"
Spot, stain: Scot.
"See who's viewing your profile" on Facebook
Mark time?
It's got a lot of marks
E-mail for the spam filter, probably
"You just won a cruise" email, e.g.
Rip-off
Nigerian prince's offering, e.g.
Phisher's ploy
Nigerian lottery e-mail, e.g.
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