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FBI warns of 'money mule' scam
The FBI is warning people not get trapped in what they are calling "money mule" scams. Criminals are laundering money by posing as legitimate businesses. They ask people to help deposit money into their own accounts, in return they get to keep a percentage. The FBI says it's most likely criminals trying to hide money from drugs, prostitution or other illegal activities.