Kyle Jordan

Professional experience: 2012-present WCSC 2006-2012 WINK-Fort Myers, FL 2001-2006, KDRV-Medford, OR Awards: Multiple AP, SPJ awards for anchoring and reporting in Oregon and Florida, created an Emmy nominated series highlighting local places of interest. News philosophy: Keep the folks in this community connected with what's happening in their backyard and protecting the community from scam artists trying to take their money. Scambusters segments run every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.? Education: BA Journalism, University of Georgia BA History, Samford University Hometown: Thomasville, GA Family: Met and married my sweetheart, Whitney here in Charleston. We love getting to know the city we now call home. Our small family also includes a cat, which I'm learning to love too. My parents still live in Thomasville, GA. My brother, his wife, and my niece and nephew live in Birmingham, AL. Hobbies/Interests/Community Involvement: Avid sports junkie who enjoys spending time with friends, traveling, exploring the Lowcountry, and being active in his local church.? Favorite books: "Friday Night Lights," Buzz Bissinger, "Into the Wild," Jon Krakauer Likes best about the Lowcountry: I'm a history buff and this is a great area to explore. It's also great for the southern hospitality, and the food. Coming from Florida, I'm also a big fan of the weather too. Most interesting assignment: I spent a week on the road in Pensacola, Florida, covering the first waves of oil coming on Florida shores after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Most interesting interview: I did an exclusive interview in Florida with a former city manager and his porn star wife. He was fired because of his wife's occupation.

Recent Articles by Kyle

  Live 5 Scambusters: Scammed for love and money

Live 5 Scambusters: Romance scams are on the rise

Live 5 Scambusters: Couple scammed trying to save on energy bills

Live 5 Scambusters: A new twist on jury duty scams

Live 5 Scambusters: Government shutdown creates holes in scam protection

Live 5 Scambusters: Promise of extra cash turns into potential check fraud

Live 5 Scambusters: James Island man falls victim to online puppy scam

Live 5 Scambusters: North Charleston family caught up in imposter scam

Live 5 Scambusters: Don’t give an empty gift card

Live 5 Scambusters: Stopping the texting scams

Live 5 Scambusters: Avoiding the charity Grinch

Live 5 Scambusters: Avoiding online scams on Cyber Monday

Live 5 Scambusters: Summerville woman reports DirecTV scam

Live 5 Scambusters: Spotting a fake job scam

Live 5 Scambusters: Avoiding a secret shopper scam

Live 5 Scambusters: Importance of reporting spoofed calls

Live 5 Scambusters: Rehab center has identity stolen through Google Maps

Live 5 Scambusters: Avoiding a disaster scam after recent hurricanes

Live 5 Scambusters: Securing yourself after the Facebook breach

Live 5 Scambusters: IRS scams return ahead of tax extension deadline