Wells Fargo Breach

If you are a victim of the recent Wells Fargo breach, you should immediately file a complaint with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Visit www.cfpb.gov and click the SUBMIT A COMPLAINT link in the upper right-hand corner of the page and …

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Beware IRS Scams

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The IRS has reported an onslaught of seniors receiving calls threatening legal action against them for delinquent taxes. Should you receive a call such as this, DO NOT PROVIDE ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION, not even your date of birth or last …

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Beware the newest cell phone hack!

We’ve all been at the airport when our phone is low, and we reach for the nearest public charging station. Well, think again before you plug in! This article explains how hackers can immediately download everything on your phone, so …

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How to Identify Spoof Email

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We’ve all received offers that simply seem too good to be true – there’s a reason for that. TooGoodToBeTrue.com is a great source for fraud identification and prevention tips. NEVER CLICK ANY LINK in any email unless you are familiar with the …

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Avoid Gift Card Fraud This Holiday Season

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Gift cards are always popular, but fraudsters continue to find ways to drain the value before the intended recipient gets a chance to use their gift. Susan Johnston shares some advice on how to protect yourself from loss this holiday …

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