FTC Shuts Down Two Tech Support Scams
In the realm of punishing the perpetrators of internet scams and fraud, it can feel like looking for a needle in a global haystack.
It may be hard to believe, but there just might be a feeling worse than that of being the victim of a scam: sitting on the sidelines while someone you care about is victimized.
Unfortunately, with Memorial Day fast approaching, scammers are out in full force to commit fraud surrounding veterans and military service.
The government is making some much-needed changes to Medicare over the course of the next couple years, and it’s important that stakeholders get the word out now in order to prevent scams and fraud.
With the power of social media and internet retailing, it’s easier than ever to find the right gift for anyone on your list.
For years, hackers have relied on emailed attachments, Word docs, and hyperlinks to coerce their victims into installing malicious software. Now, a new threat is circulating widely online, one that relies on a common tool to encourage you to click: Google Docs.
When it comes to scams and fraud, there is no single demographic of victims that criminals consider “off limits.”