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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

What is an RFID blocker and how can it protect you?

Are you familiar with RFID technology? You are probably seeing and using it every day now without even realizing it. You might have seen...
Tips July 18, 2018

5 summer scams to avoid

As you know from reading Komando.com there are always plenty of scams to be aware of, but there are five that are more likely...
Tips July 17, 2018

5 ways to avoid this year's top vacation scams

As you head out for vacation, you can bet that scammers are working hard to snag your hard earned money. Here are the most...
Happening Now June 12, 2018

Avoid vacation rental scams online

Hotels are a familiar entity. You can get rooms from big chains, read reviews, and know exactly what you’re getting into during your next...
Tips May 26, 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

Warning! This Netflix scam could empty your bank account

Netflix has nearly 100 million subscribers worldwide, and I'm sure you're one of them or know someone who is. That's what makes this so...
Happening Now February 3, 2018
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