Monthly Archive

May 2017

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 30 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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Discount Prescription Scam

Discount Prescription Scam The high cost of healthcare means scammers can lure you in with promises of inexpensive prescriptions.   ... read more..

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Veterans Healthcare Phone Scam

Veterans Healthcare Phone Scam  It takes a real monster to steal money from veterans trying to receive health care, but that’s exactly what this scam is.   ... read more..

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Free Netflix Scam Targeting WhatsApp

Free Netflix Scam Targeting WhatsApp Sorry, folks, Netflix isn’t giving away subscriptions despite what scammers claim.  ... read more..

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When a Mistake Impacts Your Identity

When a Mistake Impacts Your Identity When we hear news of another major data breach, one that compromised the personal data of a large number of people, we... read more..

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Twitter Has Some New Privacy Settings

Twitter Has Some New Privacy Settings New changes are coming to one of the internet’s favorite social media sites, Twitter. The 140-character shout out pla... read more..

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Do I need RFID protection?

Do I Need RFID Protection? There’s an entire industry surrounding the protection of your RFID cards, but some industry experts are already speaking out aga... read more..

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Don’t Let that Fender Bender Lead to Identity Theft

Don’t Let that Fender Bender Lead to Identity Theft These days, exercising a little restraint—or at least questioning why the information is needed and how... read more..

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Memorial Day Means Military Scams on the Rise

Memorial Day Means Military Scams on the Rise Unfortunately, with Memorial Day fast approaching, scammers are out in full force to commit fraud surrounding... read more..

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Sophisticated Tech Support Scam

Sophisticated Tech Support Scam  Scammers are getting more and more sophisticated in their efforts to steal your money and your identity.   ... read more..

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Cell Phone Upgrade Scam

Cell Phone Upgrade Scam  While customers were only indirectly victims, it speaks to the need for constant account monitoring.   ... read more..

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Hay Scam

Hay Scam  Yes, you read that right: scammers are stealing from hay farmers, but it really does affect us all.   ... read more..

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WannaCry Tech Support Scam

WannaCry Tech Support Scam The WannaCry ransomware attack is making headlines around the world, and tech support scammers are ready to sweep in and “save the day.”   ... read more..

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Are Your Apps Stealing Too Much Information? There’s an App for That

Are Your Apps Stealing Too Much Information? There’s an App for That It’s been called the biggest lie on the internet: “I have read and agree to the terms ... read more..

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Tips For Using Internet While Traveling

Jetting Off to a Summer Hotspot? Tips for Using The Internet While Traveling As the weather warms up, our thoughts can turn to vacation plans and exotic de... read more..

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“Federal Government Empowerment Money Program” Scam

Police are warning Facebook users about this scam circulating inbox messages. ... read more..

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How Data Breaches Affect Your Identity

How Data Breaches Affect Your Identity Only a few years ago, the entire world was shocked by a major retail data breach that stole tens of millions of cons... read more..

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FTC to Host Webcast Conference on Identity Theft

FTC to Host Webcast Conference on Identity Theft The more things change, the more they stay the same…at least it can feel that way, especially where identi... read more..

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State Nav

A Alabama Alaska  Arizona  Arkansas  C California Colorado Connecticut... read more..

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New Changes to Medicare Can Leave the Door Open to Scammers

New Medicare Cards to No Longer Show SSN The government is making some much-needed changes to Medicare over the course of the next couple years, and it’s i... read more..

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Facebook Ad Scam

"Rent Your Facebook" Ad Scam  Beware the email—even from someone you think you know—that wants to “rent” your Facebook ad space.   read more..

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Small Business Scam

Small Business Scam  Owning a small business is hard work, and scammers are hoping you’re too busy to notice the red flags in their proposal.   ... read more..

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Blue Whale “Game”

Blue Whale “Game”  Schools around the US have warned parents to be on the lookout for an app that leads to suicide.   ... read more..

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Looking for a Job? Don’t Fall Victim to Identity Theft

Looking for a Job? Don’t Fall Victim to Identity Theft Congratulations, graduate! With college behind you, it’s time to get serious about protecting your i... read more..

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Kids’ Apps Serve as a Horrific Wake-up Call for Parents

Kids’ Apps Serve as a Horrific Wake-up Call for Parents Parents have been cautioned for decades about the need to monitor their children’s internet use in ... read more..

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Don’t Let Moving Day Make You a Victim of Identity Theft

Don’t Let Moving Day Make You a Victim of Identity Theft There are a number of reasons why people may choose to relocate at this time of year. College stud... read more..

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Global WannaCry Ransomware Attack Infects More than 200K Users

Global WannaCry Ransomware Attack Infects More than 200K Users Last Friday, more than 200,000 computers around the world in 150 countries, were infected wi... read more..

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Mom Doesn’t Want a Scam for Mother’s Day

Mom Doesn’t Want a Scam for Mother’s Day With the power of social media and internet retailing, it’s easier than ever to find the right gift for anyone on ... read more..

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Water Leak Scam

Water Leak Scam  Police in one region are warning residents not to let anyone in their homes to check out a phony water leak.   ... read more..

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Random Verification Scam

Random Verification Scam  Whether it’s via phone, text message, social media message, or email, you don’t have to prove who you are.   ... read more..

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Bogus Coupon Scam

Bogus Coupon Scam  Beware the online coupons that redirect you to a fake website.   ... read more..

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