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5 scams that are taking even the smartest victims

These days, it's commonplace to hear about scams on the nightly news. They're such a regular occurrence it may seem like they aren't a...
Tips August 12, 2017

5 major red flags of a scam when shopping or selling on Craigslist

Craigslist is a great place to buy and sell news and used items, or find a job or real estate. It's also a hotbed...
Tips July 11, 2017

Worst money scams of 2017 - Watch out for fraudsters' new tricks

This year is already flying by. But, if you think time is moving too fast for scammers to keep up, think again. You have...
Happening Now July 8, 2017

Don't be fooled by these sneaky airport scams

Airports make the perfect target locations for scammers. They're crowded, and travelers are often distracted and carrying valuable possessions in their luggage. So, before...
Tips June 30, 2017

6 tricks financial fraudsters use to steal your money

The phone rings. It's an unknown number. Could it be a scam? Not every caller on the other end has malicious intentions, but how...
Happening Now June 4, 2017

Bank hack affects MILLIONS of customers worldwide

Is your money safe? A security flaw in one of the world's most commonly used telecom networks leaves the door wide open for thieves...
Happening Now May 6, 2017

5 dangerous Facebook scams spreading like fire now

Facebook has approximately 2 billion active monthly users worldwide. As incredible as that is, the site is a major target for cybercriminals. While some...
Tips April 11, 2017

Is that online greeting card really a secret keylogger?

We've warned you about email phishing scams before. These pretend to be one thing, such as an email from a major company or friend,...
Tips March 25, 2017

Watch out for clever Facebook Messenger scams

It's bad enough when scammers ask for a favor or pose as the love of your life, only to steal your money and break...
Happening Now March 20, 2017

Is this website really CNN? This scam is fooling thousands of consumers

Scammers aren't always trying to install malware on your computer. Sometimes the schemes are more straightforward and easy to fall for. The problem is...
Happening Now March 17, 2017