Foods to Eat This Winter To Keep You Healthy

Chad North

When I think of winter my mind immediately goes to overindulging. Between Thanksgiving, Christmas, and the insane amount of sweets available, my diet definitely goes down the drain between the months of November and January.  And, because I don’t necessarily take care of my body during the holiday season, this …

Officials Warn Users About Devious WhatsApp Scam

Chad North

Scammers will try anything to get your money. Officials are now warning users about a WhatsApp scam that involves criminals posing as their family or loved ones. Here’s what you need to know to protect yourself from this devious scam. The Scheme Criminals start this WhatsApp scheme by stealing another …

Warning: New Crypto Scams Target Investors

Chad North

The FBI has issued a warning about a new form of crypto scam targeting investors. Criminals posing as potential romantic interests, or as financial institutions, try to convince victims to make deposits using crypto ATMs. After receiving coins for the transaction, the scammers instruct the mark to send the digital …

San Diego County Sheriff Warns of Insidious New Phone Scam

Chad North

The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department issued a warning for a tricky new phone scam on Sunday. Scammers posing as the authorities are making cold calls in the San Diego region, attempting to defraud victims out of their money. The scam follows a classic intimidation technique employed by con men. …

Romance Scams Defrauded Americans Out of $304 Million in 2020

Chad North

People can be blinded by love. When someone says they care about you, it’s easy to overlook red flags that would normally stop you from falling for obvious scams. Unfortunately, romance scams are extremely successful: in 2020 alone, Americans lost $304 million to dating-related schemes. According to the Federal Trade …

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How to Spot a Fake Financial Advisor Scam

How to Spot a Fake Financial Advisor Scam

If you’re thinking about sitting down with an advisor to talk about your financial future, be cautious. Scammers who pose as financial advisors and credit counselors will steal your information–and clean out your accounts. Before you hand over any information, look for these red flags. And remember, trust your instincts! …

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