Why Cloud Security is So Important: Virtual Scams

Why Cloud Security is So Important: Virtual Scams

Have you ever heard of ransomware? If you haven’t it’s a pretty insidious type of computer virus. It works by locking all users out of the infected computer from a remote access device. The criminal operating the ransomware then threatens to delete all information from the computer unless the computer’s …

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Why are Medicare Scams so Common?

Why are Medicare Scams so Common?

Medicare is a huge business for hospitals and insurance agencies. The healthcare system in the US is a massive industry that makes billions of dollars a year for the biggest pharmaceutical companies. As such, it’s no surprise that all that money attracts scammers like moths to a flame. When con …

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Rehab Center or Full-Blown Scam? Know the Difference

Rehab Center or Full-Blown Scam? Know the Difference

People who have a hard time quitting cigarettes or alcohol can often feel quite helpless. The same goes for people addicted to illicit drugs. However, they can often find help in the form of rehabilitation centers, which offer medical assistance and psychiatric help for addicts. Some very evil people, however, …

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What is Your Legal Recourse if You’ve Been Scammed?

What is Your Legal Recourse if You’ve Been Scammed?

There are few feelings in the world worse than being blatantly scammed. For one thing, you’re angry that someone would scam you out of your hard-earned money. For another thing, you’re missing that money and in need of it for your own purposes. Mostly, however, you’re embarrassed that you’ve been …

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Job Listing Scams: Stay Vigilant

Job Listing Scams: Stay Vigilant

If you’ve been looking for a new job recently, you might be spending a lot of time looking at job posting boards online. Make sure, when you’re looking for a new job, that you’re avoiding job listing scams. There are numerous “multi-level marketing” companies out there that are little more …

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Contractors May Vary: Finding the Right One for the Job

Contractors May Vary: Finding the Right One for the Job

Home services are expensive, time-consuming, and often invasive. You can’t really help having contractors in your kitchen when you’re getting a kitchen remodel. That’s just the nature of getting work done on your house! If you’re going to spend all that money and have workers in your home, however, make …

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Finding Deals on Household Items While Avoiding Scams

Finding Deals on Household Items While Avoiding Scams

If you’re looking for the best prices on razor blades, hand soap and men’s body wash, you’re likely to get frustrated. Stores keep those items expensive, and it’s hard to find proper coupons on them. Even when you do see good deals on common household items, they’re often scams instead …

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Are Modern Diets all Scams? The Facts

Are Modern Diets all Scams? The Facts

Every week, there’s a new fad diet making the rounds. Sometimes it’s high fat, low carb. Other times, it’s low fat, high carb. No matter what, however, it’s probably a scam. “That can’t be right,” you’re thinking. “People lose weight dieting all the time.” While this is true, it doesn’t …

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