Top 10 Scams of 2006

From ConsumerAffairs:

As 2006 draws to a close, a review of ConsumerAffairs.com’s Scam Alerts archive shows that scammers have had a busy and — we suspect — lucrative year.

Targeting the most vulnerable citizens and using increasingly sophisticated tools, most have been able to easily elude law enforcement as they pick their victims’ pockets, sometimes even making off with their life savings.