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Dan Rodricks: The downside to old-school fraud in the digital age — you can get caught more easily

April 8, 2022
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Pardon me while I take a moment to be amazed at what people try to get away with. I don’t mean Donald Trump and other high-flying scammers. I mean average people, our fellow travelers through middle class Maryland, and the occasional doctor. Once upon a time, it seemed possible, however illegal, for the sleazy, greedy and desperate among us to get away with lying on mortgage applications, setting up phony bank accounts, hiding income to avoid taxes or making false disability claims.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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