Realtors Warn Home Buyers of Growing Real Estate Scams

Realtors Warn Home Buyers of Growing Real Estate Scams

Scammers will try anything to trick people out of their hard-earned money. Recently, some realtors have taken to the internet to warn potential home buyers that criminals are now posting fake real estate listings in an effort to defraud buyers. Here’s what you need to know about these insidious property …

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Fake Job Scams: What to Watch Out For

Fake Job Scams: What to Watch Out For

If you’re looking for part-time work, you’re not alone. The job market is good for workers right now, but that doesn’t mean everyone has the job they want. Scammers know this too, and they’re using their underhanded tricks to fool people into handing over money for a job that doesn’t …

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How to Spot Student Loan Forgiveness Scams

How to Spot Student Loan Forgiveness Scams

Recently, the White House announced plans to forgive $10,000 of federal student loan debt for each borrower making under $125,000 per year. The details of this plan are still in flux, but the government will release full instructions on how to apply for this forgiveness at a later date. For …

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Online Shopping Scams You Need To Know About

Online Shopping Scams You Need To Know About

When you’re shopping online, even if you think you’re on a trustworthy website, you could fall victim to a scam. Criminals and scammers are everywhere on the internet, and they’re always waiting for a chance to rip you off. If you’re looking to avoid these criminal scams, you need to …

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Tips for Avoiding Identity Theft

Tips for Avoiding Identity Theft

Identity theft is one of the most common and frustrating scams to fall victim to. Often, people who have their identities stolen have no idea they’ve been targeted by a crime until the damage is already done. Once someone’s identity has been stolen, it can affect them in many ways. …

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Fundraising Scams Becoming More Popular

Fundraising Scams Becoming More Popular

These days, it’s not uncommon to see someone on social media operating a fundraiser for a local cause. Maybe you’re friends with someone who needs to drum up money for an expensive surgical procedure or a family member who lost their home in a fire. When times are tough, people …

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Scam Robotexts Soar as Robocalls Fall Off

Scam Robotexts Soar as Robocalls Fall Off

US cell phone users have some good news and some bad news waiting for them this summer. On the one hand, the volume of robocalls has finally dropped in the US after years of scam calls targeting everyone from coast to coast. On the other hand, the scammers aren’t done: …

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