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New chart shows all Equifax breach stolen info

It's been months since the massive Equifax data breach was revealed to the public. It's the largest personal information breach in history and it...
Happening Now May 13, 2018

Fake Mark Zuckerbergs are scamming Facebook users out of cash

In a general sense, it is probably good to be Mark Zuckerberg. Even if his company, Facebook, has been in the news for all...
Happening Now April 29, 2018

Scam Alert! Do not update this App

The more popular websites and apps become, the bigger targets they are for criminals. Which makes sense if you think about it. Scamming victims...
Happening Now April 20, 2018

Alert! New scam targets your credit card chips

Where there is a will there is always a way, and when it comes to scammers, the will is ever present. Every day it...
Happening Now April 9, 2018

Sneaky free ticket scam is targeting Facebook and WhatsApp users

What would you do if you had the opportunity to get some free airline tickets? With summer fast approaching and so many destinations worth...
Happening Now April 5, 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

Tricky Apple scam is targeting victims with fake emails

Criminals will find every way possible to try and trick people, and though we'd like to think it will never happen to us, they...
Happening Now March 1, 2018

Before you buy Bitcoins or cryptocurrency, you need to know about this scam

Fraudsters are always on the lookout for fresh ways to make money. They latch on to the latest trends and find ways to exploit...
Happening Now February 22, 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

Another Facebook hoax is making the rounds...don't fall for it

Kids trying to have a laugh with prank calls have always been corny but no harm was intended. Pranks and hoaxes still happen to...
Happening Now February 7, 2018

Western Union may owe you money from its $586 million settlement

Do you use this popular money transfer service? Then you might be eligible for a cash claim or a refund! A big million dollar...
Happening Now January 9, 2018

Don't get fooled this Christmas by these scrooge scammers

Disguised to be helpful, these scams are fooling so many people. We’ll tell you what to watch out for as scammers ramp up their...
Happening Now December 18, 2017

Beware of new video games that might be scamming your kids

The latest video games are causing a stir. Some say they shouldn’t be available to minors. It’s not the content, but the added pay...
Happening Now December 17, 2017

Ransom email scam from ‘hitman’ demands: pay up or die

There’s a new ransom email scam going around and this one aims to scare. It’s not your typical scam, it’s much more vicious.
Happening Now December 14, 2017

Don't fall for the Facebook holiday scam that keeps coming back

Be careful of Facebook posts disguised as holiday cheer! People are unknowingly reposting, sharing, and liking scams! We just got this one in our...
Happening Now December 12, 2017

Scary scam hitting PayPal users

PayPal is an easy way to pay for items you've purchased without all the hassle. But if you've used PayPal lately your personal information...
Happening Now December 10, 2017

Watch out for the "grinch bots" charging more for hot Christmas gifts

Whenever something is in short supply or really popular, you can't find it online. And when you do, the prices are unrealistically high. Does...
Happening Now December 8, 2017

3 clever scams spreading on Facebook right now

There are 3 different scams popping up on Facebook. Two of them we see every holiday season, but it never fails as people fall...
Happening Now December 7, 2017

Clever scam fools even smart Microsoft users

A new scam is targeting Windows users and watch out, it’s fooling even the most experienced users. It begins with one of the most...
Happening Now December 1, 2017

Unbelievable! Wheelchair scam taking over airports

If you have ever sprained your ankle, twisted your back or broken a bone, you may have needed wheelchair assistance at an airport. Maybe...
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