New Investment Scam Leveraging Coronavirus Outbreak

New Investment Scam Leveraging Coronavirus Outbreak

It’s more than likely you’ve seen “research reports” or lucrative promotions bragging about opportunities to invest in companies that are working to find a cure for specific diseases and ailments. They often pop up alongside the latest news headlines, hoping to take advantage of investors looking to make some quick …

Read More
Look Out for These 3 Tax Scams in 2020

Look Out for These 3 Tax Scams in 2020

With the 2020 tax season upon us, scammers and fraudsters are out in full force. Individuals and groups all over the world are hard at work trying to steal millions of dollars from taxpayers and the U.S. government. With the exchange of so much private information and money, tax scammers …

Read More
Avoid Getting Scammed Out of Your Stimulus Check

Avoid Getting Scammed Out of Your Stimulus Check

Most Americans received a check for up to $1200 from the federal government as part of a major stimulus package. And unfortunately, scammers know all too well that we’ve all got a little extra cash in our pockets–and they want it. Online scams are skyrocketing. In fact, the FBI recently …

Read More
Beware These Stimulus Check Scams

Beware These Stimulus Check Scams

The IRS is warning people against stimulus check scams. With almost everyone receiving a check for up to $1200, scammers know that there’s money to be stolen. Here’s how to keep your payment safe. Watch What They Say First of all, the government is not calling it a stimulus check. …

Read More
Don’t Fall for These Travel Scams

Don’t Fall for These Travel Scams

Even though travel is currently at a standstill, the scammers are still out in force. As more people start looking for post-pandemic travel deals, a new crop of scams has popped up. Here are some of the most common travel scams to watch out for as you shop. Bogus Travel …

Read More
Social Security Scams Steal Millions

Social Security Scams Steal Millions

For scammers, chaos is a ladder. In times of crisis, every vulnerability is an opportunity. During the coronavirus pandemic, fraudsters have targeted panicked citizens. Most recently, they went after stimulus checks. But scammers are also trying to steal unemployment benefits and Social Security funds, too. Social Security Scams Seniors are …

Read More
Unemployment Scams Steal Millions

Unemployment Scams Steal Millions

For scammers, chaos is a ladder. In times of crisis, every vulnerability is an opportunity. During the coronavirus pandemic, fraudsters have targeted panicked citizens. Most recently, they went after stimulus checks. But scammers are also trying to steal unemployment benefits and Social Security funds, too. Unemployment Benefit Scams With millions …

Read More
How to Shop Online Safely

How to Shop Online Safely

Online shopping should be safe and easy. Unfortunately, there are some places that give the entire enterprise a bad name. If you’ve been hesitant to use your credit card on the internet to make purchases, here’s what you need to know. Avoid Counterfeits If the price is too good to …

Read More