Survey: Sketchy Coronavirus Messages Impersonate CDC, WHO Officials
In the latest findings, scammers are using the COVID-19 pandemic to target Americans via email, phone and text messages with bogus coronavirus scams and offers.
What Are Instagram Money Scams? How To Avoid Online Fraudsters
Instagram money scams come in various shapes and sizes. Here are some common themes, how to spot and avoid them, and steps to take if you get scammed on Instagram.
What Is Phishing: Types, Stages and Tips to Avoid Phishing Attack
Phishing is any attempt by email, phone or text to lure you into clicking on a link or providing personal information that can lead to theft of cash or your identity. Here’s how to protect yourself.
Venmo Scams: How to Sell and Buy Safely
Is Venmo safe for sellers and buyers? With Venmo scams and fraud on the rise, read on to find out how to buy and sell safely on the peer-to-peer mobile payment app.
How to Outsmart a Romance Scammer
With online romance scams on the rise, here's how to outsmart fraudsters trolling dating sites for their next victim.
How to Spot a Con Artist
It's important to know how to spot a con artist and understand how they might pick a target. Consider these five common traits of fraudsters.
Watch Out for March Madness Ticket Scams
Ticket scams are rampant on sites like Craigslist, especially when a major sporting event like March Madness is coming up. Here's how to spot a fraud.