The 4 Key Traits of Online Fraud Victims
Your willingness to take chances might pay off playing poker on a Saturday night, but that habit puts you at higher risk for becoming a victim of online fraud, too.
Stop Scammers from Stealing Your Tax Refund
All a scammer needs to file a fraudulent return to collect your tax refund is your name, Social Security number, birth date and a computer.
"Smart" Gifts Come With Risks
Planning to give an Internet-connected device to someone for Christmas? First, there are things you need to know about these devices… The Internet of Things (IoT) Any device that connects to the Internet is vulnerable to hackers.
Treat Your Cellphone Number Like Your Social Security Number
We often give our numbers out like it’s no-big-deal. But think again. Your cellphone number is a path to your personal information. The value of your cellphone number Think about how often you enter your number on an app or online account.
This Amazon Holiday Phishing Scam May Fool You
Some scams are so phony looking, they make you laugh without skepticism. Then there’s the Amazon phishing scam circulating the Internet recently. This scam is targeting both Amazon Prime members and regular customers, and it’s very sneaky.
Fake Retail Apps Are Fooling Holiday Online Shoppers
As we know, the Internet has seen a barrage of fake news in recent months. But now it’s holiday time, and a storm of fake apps has arrived to scam holiday online shoppers.
What We Can All Learn From "Blessing Scams"
An old Chinese “blessing scam” has reemerged in recent months. Law enforcement in New York City, San Francisco and Los Angeles have issued warnings to the Chinese communities.