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Millions of passengers' info exposed in major airline data breach

I feel like I am starting to sound like a broken record, but there is yet another large hack that has stolen millions of...
Happening Now October 25, 2018

Facebook being overwhelmed by fake accounts

Celebrity impostors have begun taking over Facebook. A recent scam found one woman shelling thousands of dollars to someone claiming to be Bruce Springsteen...
Happening Now September 29, 2018

New clever fake check scams are turning into a nationwide epidemic

Although we rely less and less on writing checks and receiving them, they are still widely used and needed. Did you know that billions...
Happening Now September 5, 2018

Mortgage computer bug costs families their homes

As far as big banks go, Wells Fargo has had a bit of a rough time. Well, maybe not Wells Fargo so much as...
Happening Now August 6, 2018

Why you shouldn't wish people Happy Birthday on Facebook

Looking back, social media is the kind of thing we all rushed into out of excitement without necessarily thinking about what, exactly, we were...
Happening Now June 13, 2018

Are you a target of identity thieves?

For scammers, one of the oldest tricks in the books is identity theft. With enough information, often not even that much, they can impersonate...
Happening Now June 12, 2018

How hackers are using your smartphone to rip you off

Just when you think you've taken every precaution against cybercriminals, a new attack starts spreading. That's because when we catch on to their scams they...
Happening Now April 21, 2018

Russian hackers are after your tax return, how not to get hacked

Ugh! It's that time of year again. Yep, you guessed it … tax season. Due to the massive Equifax data breach that was revealed...
Tips April 9, 2018

Warning! Dangerous email could be waiting in your inbox

If you've ever made a purchase through iTunes, you know that Apple emails you a receipt following the purchase. What's happening now is, scammers...
Happening Now March 25, 2018

E-filing taxes? Watch out for fraud

According to the Free File Alliance, around 100 million Americans qualify to use the free filing software. But not all is rosy when it...
Tips March 22, 2018
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