June 26, 2009

Feds warn black churches about computer scam

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WASHINGTON (RNS) The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning churches about con artists who are embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars from African-American congregations through an alleged computer equipment scam. The scammers target primarily Baptist churches by signing them into a lease for “free” computer kiosks. Churches are expected to make payments to cover the […]

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