How DNA Testing Companies Are Helping Solve Crimes

How DNA Testing Companies Are Helping Solve Crimes

Some DNA testing companies cooperate with the FBI in genetic testing on crime scene evidence samples. Here's what this might mean for legal investigations.

Steps to Take If You Suspect You're a Victim of Identity Theft

Steps to Take If You Suspect You're a Victim of Identity Theft

Think you might be the victim of identity theft? Here are some steps you can take to report fraudulent activity and begin recovering.

Jail vs. Prison: What's the Difference?

Jail vs. Prison: What's the Difference?

"Jail" and "prison" are often used interchangeably, but there is a difference between these two terms. Learn what it means if someone has been in jail versus in prison.

It's College Test Prep Time: Don't Get Fooled by a Scammer

It's College Test Prep Time: Don't Get Fooled by a Scammer

Is your high schooler getting ready to take the SAT or ACT? Watch out for college test prep scammers who claim to be from The College Board.

Tax Season Identity Theft: Scams to Watch Out For

Tax Season Identity Theft: Scams to Watch Out For

Tax season is approaching quickly, and over the next couple of months, individuals and businesses across the country will be filing their tax paperwork with the IRS.

Top Craigslist Scams of 2018

Top Craigslist Scams of 2018

Online scammers are more prolific than ever these days. Although the public is aware of these scams, fraudsters are only getting smarter and more sophisticated in their use of technology to carry out their schemes.

How to Try and Find Out If Someone Is In Jail or Arrested

How to Try and Find Out If Someone Is In Jail or Arrested

If you’re familiar with Dirty John, you might think it seems far fetched and there’s no way it could happen to you. The popular podcast and newspaper series is based on a true story, and recently it was turned into a Bravo TV series.

Think Someone Is Impersonating You? Here's What You May Want To Do

Think Someone Is Impersonating You? Here's What You May Want To Do

If you’re like most Americans, you’re active on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Reddit, and more. The information you post on these accounts can reveal a lot about you.