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Watch out for these clever tax scams

In just a few weeks, tax season will be over. We'll all be able to take a communal sigh of relief that we made...
Columns March 23, 2019

3 impostor scams spreading you need to know about right now

Scams are obviously on the rise right now. How many scam calls do you get a day? I'm sure it's more than a couple....
Tips March 21, 2019

Organized crime ring caught selling fake cars on eBay and Craigslist

When we go to purchase a car, there is a lot that goes into it besides just the price. There is making sure the...
Happening Now February 12, 2019

Another major hotel chain hacked, 500 million customers compromised

Once again, another major company has been hacked and has allowed millions of people's personal information to be leaked. It seems like every day...
Happening Now November 30, 2018

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