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Watch out for scammers 'Nextdoor' and other places you don't expect

Although tips are available to help protect your personal data from sites such as Facebook, there are others you may be visiting, unaware of...
Tips July 31, 2019

Which identity protection service is best? We compare 5 top brands

Identity theft has been a big problem for years, and it's not getting any better. That's why we recommend an identity protection service. Of...
Tips May 1, 2019

Watch out! Social media fraud attacks skyrocket over past year

No matter where you go online, there is no doubt cybercriminals are lurking in the digital shadows. Now they're turning more and more to...
Happening Now May 1, 2019

Urgent message from the CEO? How to tell fake from real

When employees of Kim Komando started getting urgent messages from CEO Barry Young (and Kim's husband) that said, "I need you for an urgent...
Happening Now April 27, 2019

What I Streamed And Liked: 'Fyre Fraud'

Social media and the rise in "influencer" marketing has become a common sight. This includes so-called "famous" millennial celebrities who make millions from Instagram...
Streaming Picks April 26, 2019

Watch out for fake bank sites

Fraudulent online-only banks are on the rise. Their websites look reputable, but they’re only out there to steal your money. Luckily, we have tips...
Happening Now April 24, 2019

Watch out for Notre Dame donation scams

As donations pour in to support the rebuilding of Notre Dame in Paris ... with the good comes the bad. Just like any other...
Happening Now April 23, 2019

Is that Facebook friend request legit? Here's how to find out

Don't recognize that person who just sent you a Facebook friend request? Careful, it could be a scammer phishing for personal information to set...
Tips April 16, 2019

This new email scam can steal your direct deposit paycheck

Cybercriminals will never, ever run out of clever ploys and ingenious schemes to earn a quick buck from every victim that they can manage...
Happening Now April 13, 2019

Chinese Embassy robocall scam is making a comeback

You're not going to believe this one. One of the most audacious and incredible robocall scams is apparently making a big comeback. Remember the...
Happening Now March 30, 2019
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