ILLINOIS -- Few kids can afford to go to college without student loans. Now, some companies are accused of targeting them for a scam.
ILLINOIS -- State tolls can cost a pretty penny and a new scam could cost drivers even more.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Scammers are always looking to take your money.
ILLINOIS -- State Attorney General Lisa Madigan says an email scam is using her office's name to fraudulently get money from victims.
TUSCOLA -- After Wednesday night's hail, wind and rain, there's a lot to clean up around Central Illinois.
DOUGLAS COUNTY -- The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is warning of a new scam.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- More reason to guard your personal information as another scam is reported.
MACON COUNTY -- Authorities are warning of a scam.
SHELBYVILLE -- A nationwide email scam is targeting utility customers in Shelbyville.
Update: 10:06 pm, 1/30/14, Thursday CHAMPAIGN -- An area woman wants to warn people about a scam.
CHAMPAIGN -- Target now says says credit and debit card pin numbers were taken.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police are warning of a text scam.
CHAMPAIGN -- Marine Bank wants to warn customers about a phishing scam.
SPRINGFIELD -- The Attorney General has a warning to people wanting to donate to tornado victims.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Millions of dollars will be headed to victims for relief. It's part of a new grant.
SPRINGFIELD -- When disasters happen, lots of people want to help, but if you're not careful, your good will could go to waste.
ILLINOIS -- Scammers are trying to take advantage of the new Temporary Visitors Drivers License program.
PALMER -- Police need information about a possible scam. They say a man offered to pave a driveway for free.
CHARLESTON -- Police arrested a man on felony charges of home repair fraud.
URBANA -- The next time you answer a call or text, you might want to check who is on the other line.
MAHOMET -- A Champaign County man says he was almost the victim of a scam.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A non-profit says someone is posing as one of its representatives to steal your money.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area man is caught trying to cash in on fake paychecks.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A student was scammed out of thousands of dollars after getting a ride to campus.
NATIONAL -- The Better Business Bureau says scammers are trying to use confusion about Obamacare to their advantage.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police are warning the public about scammers posing as officers to get your money.
MACON COUNTY -- An alleged scammer faces charges, but he almost got away with the ruse twice.
CHAMPAIGN -- Criminals are using a new name to steal your money.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police are warning the public about a scam. A man and woman called the victim on separate occasions and claimed to be taking a survey for the new Hy-Vee store in town.
DANVILLE -- A nonprofit was robbed and now its leaders are warning you about a possible scam.
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Officials want to warn you about scammers.
ILLINOIS -- People have been trying to help victims of the Oklahoma tornado as much as they can, but there's one plea for help you should stay away from.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lisa Madigan warns people to watch for scams when donating to disaster relief funds for the Oklahoma tornado.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Authorities want you to be aware of a Mother's Day scam.
SPRINGFIELD -- People around the country are showing an outpouring of support after disasters last week.
URBANA -- A Champaign woman says the woman who scammed her out of thousands of dollars didn't get the punishment she deserves.
RANTOUL -- A couple scammed out of their life savings is getting help from the community.
DANVILLE -- Police are warning about a phone scam.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are warning churches to be on high-alert.
CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating a scam targeting churches.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A phone scam is sweeping across Central Illinois.
CHRISTIAN COUNTY -- The sheriff is warning people about a phishing scam.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- More than 1,000 people have been affected by an email phishing scam.
MACON COUNTY -- An Argenta man is accused of scamming people out of money.
SPRINGFIELD -- The State's Attorney General's Office is warning about false invoices sent to customers.
SPRINGFIELD -- A Florida-based company was banned from selling in Illinois, but it looks like even the law won't stop the company.
RANTOUL -- A couple says their faith in people is restored, after they were scammed out of $100,000.
RANTOUL -- A man is fighting back against scammers and trying to replace the money taken from his grandparents.
RANTOUL -- Brian Padilla's grandparents were scammed out of $100,000 dollars. But friends, family even strangers are working to make this right.
RANTOUL-- A month after an elderly couple was scammed out of their life savings, their grandson is stepping in to help.