Privacy Scams

Unemployment, Social Security Scams Steal Millions

Unemployment, 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. Unemployment Benefit Scams With millions …

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Protect Yourself From This Venmo Scam

Protect Yourself From This Venmo Scam

Whenever we embrace a new technology, the scammer inevitably find a way to use it for their own purposes. That’s the case with digital wallet apps like Venmo. The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to watch out for a new scam that’s on the rise involving these apps. ‘Accidental’ …

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Be Aware of This Census Scam Ahead of 2020 Election

Be Aware of This Census Scam Ahead of 2020 Election

Every ten years, the U.S. Constitution requires the United States Census Bureau to conduct a national census. This data is then used to determine the number of state representatives for each state, which has a direct effect on the Electoral College. This census will use a variety of methods, such …

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