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Alert: Clever Cyber Monday scam is after your money and identity

Cyber Monday is here, and that means great deals online for all your Christmas gifts. But, what you might not know is it also...
Happening Now November 26, 2018

3 Cyber Monday scams that are spreading

Criminals and scammers use anything they can think of to trick you and steal from you, even on the holidays. Criminals love using the...
Tips November 24, 2018

Fake Black Friday apps and websites are now out in full force

With Black Friday just a few days away, shoppers are getting ready to go out in full force to get the best deals possible....
Happening Now November 16, 2018

A Target account got hacked and stole money

Sometimes, criminals and hackers can be quite smart. They use unique ways of getting our information and stealing our hard-earned money. Recently, hackers used...
Happening Now November 14, 2018

Scareware alert: Watch out for fake voting site scam

Scammers use all types of methods to get your information or to get malware onto your computer. They use phishing scams, fake emails and...
Happening Now November 5, 2018

Popular online game scams are spreading - Here's what to watch out for

Scams seem to be everywhere these days. From the grocery store to Facebook, we just can't seem to escape them. Well, with the rise...
Happening Now October 29, 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

Email spam is surging - here's how to protect yourself

If you've ever dreaded giving out your email address, here's a way to create a fake, temporary and disposable email address to ensure your...
Tips August 22, 2018

Kim's Opinion: Avoid this fake Apple scam spreading right now

Scams are getting more clever all the time. After all, crooks can't expect you to fall for the same trick all the time. So...
Columns August 1, 2018

Alert! Watch out for fake FDA warning letters

Have you ever ordered medicine from questionable online pharmacies? Many folks use these alternative pharmacies because of their extremely cheap prices and the convenience...
Happening Now July 18, 2018
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