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Robocall revenge: How some consumers are fighting back (and you can too)

Life in the 2010s is more convenient than ever, but one thing that has absolutely gotten worse in recent years is robocalls. Despite how...
Tips June 20, 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

New Social Security phone scams are so convincing they might even fool you

Social Security Numbers are one of the most precious identification items we have as United States citizens. You need one to do virtually anything...
Happening Now October 24, 2018

Beware of a Chinese phone scam that reaches across the United States

There are of course robocalls, which none of us like, but those are pretty easy to identify and hang up on. But what if...
Happening Now September 12, 2018

Did you fall for a tech support scam? This settlement means you could be owed cash

When you're fooled by most scams, you can usually wave goodbye to your money. But thanks to this lawsuit, victims of one particular tech...
Happening Now August 31, 2017

What? The IRS will call you now!

Phone scams skyrocket during tax season. That's why the IRS has warned us for years that it would never call people to collect on...
Happening Now April 5, 2017

Watch out! Tricky scam calls spreading this weekend!

Criminals are always looking for a new angle to rip us off. When one scam doesn't work, they'll change things up and hope for...
Happening Now March 31, 2017

FCC issues warning against the "Can You Hear Me" phone scam

Recently, I told you about a phone scam that's been making the rounds. Now, the FCC has released a warning that this scam is...
Happening Now March 28, 2017

Don't listen to Snopes - The "yes" phone scam is real, I've received the call

Last week I warned you about a phone scam that's been making the rounds, but you might have seen something different on a site...
Happening Now February 9, 2017

If you get this call, don't say "Yes" or you'll get scammed

Don't you just hate those annoying, unsolicited phone calls from people or companies you don't know? Bad news, they are about to get worse....
Happening Now January 30, 2017
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