A traffic accident is a stressful event. People involved in a crash often feel stunned and unable to think clearly — exactly the state of mind fraudsters prey upon. Maintain a level mindset and you’ll have a better chance at identifying someone trying to take advantage of the situation. …keep reading
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Sure, paying with plastic is super-convenient, and it may even come with rewards like cash back or airline miles. But there’s a tradeoff: the potential for crooks to steal and use your card number.
It’s happening more and more. In 2017, credit card fraud was up 23 percent …keep reading
Tax time worries are the same every year: finding the right paperwork, meeting the deadline. But there’s a troubling threat to tax returns that you should keep in mind.
It’s a form of fraud where identity thieves obtain your personal information, file a phony return, then pocket your …keep reading
Remember the early days of the Internet when you could spot a scammer’s email from a mile off? Their messages, littered with spelling mistakes, would offer you millions of dollars for helping them transfer money to some far-off place.
Well, times have changed, and experts say fraudsters are …keep reading