Posts Tagged ‘scams’

Online Dating Scams: How to Spot a Romance Scam When Using Dating Sites

August 10, 2017


Do you know how to avoid romance scams when dating online? Knowing these six red flags could help you save money, not to mention heartache.
http://www.highya.com/articles-guides/watch-out-for-these-6-red-flags-when-dating-online

How To Avoid Online Dating Scams | IdentityForce®

March 2, 2017


Online dating scams are more common than you may think. Make sure that you know the warning signs.
https://www.identityforce.com/blog/how-to-avoid-online-dating-scams

HR Beware: ’Tis the Season for W-2 Scams

January 14, 2017


Last year crooks obtain W-2s with Social Security numbers, salary data, birthdates, and other personal information. They then filed fake federal tax returns and claimed refunds from the government. This year, experts are warning HR not to fall for it.
https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/technology/pages/hr-beware-tis-the-season-for-w2-scams.aspx

Top 3 Social Engineering Scams

January 12, 2017


Think about hackers breaking into accounts. If you think they need top-notch computer skills, you would be wrong. These days, instead of requiring skills behind a keyboard, hackers generally rely [ ]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/IdentityTheftExpertSpeakerProtectionPreventionResourceBlog/~3/hIQzH1kpFMs/

Scams Going After Your Cell Phone

December 16, 2016

We used to think our mobile phones were safe from marketers. Not so.Scammers and rob
http://ktrh.iheart.com/articles/houston-news-121300/scams-going-after-your-cell-phone-15362403/

‘Secret sisters’: 5 holiday shopping scams

November 25, 2016


Don't let scammers ruin your holiday shopping. Shopping for gifts online is supposed to be fun and convenient, right?
http://www.app.com/story/money/business/consumer/press-on-your-side/2016/11/18/holiday-shopping-scams/93986578/

Cyber Monday Scams & Identity Theft Risks | The Huffington Post

November 23, 2016


Shopping online isn’t this crazy, risky, frightening event, but with all the cyber crooks out there seeking their next victim, you may just prefer sloggi…
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/5835a1fae4b0a79f7433b2d2?timestamp=1479910054221

Fake Realtor scams Children and their Parents | Robert Siciliano

August 30, 2016


Ever peruse Craigslist for a new home? Nothing against Craigslist for doing that, but that’s where Coty Houston and David Yost happened to find a very alluring
http://robertsiciliano.com/blog/2016/08/30/fake-realtor-scams-children-and-their-parents/

Fake Realtor scams Children and their Parents

August 30, 2016


Ever peruse Craigslist for a new home? Nothing against Craigslist for doing that, but that’s where Coty Houston and David Yost happened to find a very alluring four-bed home for [ ]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/IdentityTheftExpertSpeakerProtectionPreventionResourceBlog/~3/84D07j1A0Nk/

Mortgage Scams plague Homeowners and Agents | Robert Siciliano

June 22, 2016


There are things you should know before you purchase your next house—even if you foresee that being years away. Take note of what’s in this article—and keep the
http://robertsiciliano.com/blog/2016/06/22/mortgage-scams-plague-homeowners-and-agents/