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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

Check whether your email account has been hacked

It's a sad reality, but thousands of websites are hacked each and every day. What does that mean for your data and personal information?...
Tips March 9, 2018

Watch out for this very clever credit card scam

As much as we would like to think we are on top of our credit card bills, if we are honest with ourselves, most...
Happening Now March 5, 2018

Warning: New Amazon scam will steal your money

Amazon is the king of the world of online retailers. It's probably the first site that you check when thinking about buying something online....
Happening Now February 22, 2018

Watch out for the cellphone porting scam

The battle against cybercriminals is always evolving. That's because when we catch on to their scams they change them up to find more victims....
Happening Now February 19, 2018

Are you too smart to be scammed? Take this online test to see

We all like to think we could spot a scam from a mile away, but sneaky criminals are constantly improving their techniques and coming...
Tips February 17, 2018

Are mysterious Amazon packages part of an elaborate scam?

Shopping online is one of the major conveniences to have come from the creation of the internet. No more time wasted searching for parking...
Happening Now February 10, 2018