Posts Tagged ‘scams’

5 Money Scams Everybody Falls For — How Not To Become A Victim

June 15, 2018


No one wants to lose their money. Though you might think you are “too smart” to fall for a money scam, it’s important to keep in mind that scammers are crafty. Here are five common money scams — and how to protect yourself:
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Watch out for these tax scams

June 7, 2018


Don’t lower your guard now that tax season is over. Tax scams are everywhere — and they’re out to getcha. The latest rip-off involves criminals asking foreign workers to “authenticate” their information by filling out a phony tax form, according to the Internal Revenue Service.
http://www.elliott.org/blog/tax-scams-season-watch-out/

10 financial scams to look out for in retirement

May 27, 2018


To protect your nest egg, be aware of these senior-targeted scams.
https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/retirement/10-financial-scams-to-look-out-for-in-retirement/ar-AAx0K8o

Uber Scams You Need to Watch Out For | Reader's Digest

April 11, 2018


Ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft have made getting around as easy as, literally, a click of a button. But, with its convenience comes unforeseen scams.
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How to protect yourself against tax scams –

April 5, 2018


With corporate data breaches on the rise, tax scams are an increasingly dangerous threat we all face. Here’s everything you need to know to protect yourself
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How to protect yourself from cybersecurity scams in 2018 –

March 11, 2018


Cybersecurity scams are an increasing threat. Here are the latest cyber security trends for 2018, and what you can do to protect yourself.
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Protect Your Identity From Holiday Charity Scams

December 12, 2017


During the holidays, it is common for people to donate money to people who are less fortunate. But beware of these holiday scammers.
https://www.thebalance.com/protect-identity-from-holiday-charity-scams-4154602

Preventing Black Friday cyber scams | On Air Videos | Fox Business

December 4, 2017


Hotspot Shield Security analyst Robert Siciliano on how consumers can defend against the cyber threat on Black Friday and throughout the holiday shopping season.
http://video.foxbusiness.com/v/5653686050001/?#sp=show-clips

Preventing Black Friday cyber scams

November 30, 2017


Hotspot Shield Security analyst Robert Siciliano on how consumers can defend against the cyber threat on Black Friday and throughout the holiday shopping season.
https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/other/preventing-black-friday-cyber-scams/vi-BBFrIal

Shipping Scams That Could Ruin Your Holidays | Experian

November 25, 2017


With the holidays just around the corner, scammers are getting ready for their big score. Here are the most pervasive holiday retail shipping scams.
https://www.experian.com/blogs/ask-experian/shipping-scams-that-could-ruin-your-holidays/