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We found the latest gift card scam

We found the latest gift card scam

We saw new trends in gift card fraud. This time, the scammer pretends to be a pastor, rabbi, pastor, Aima or bishop. For a valuable cause, they asked believers to donate money for gift cards. Appeals are usually sent by email, but we have also heard that peopl.....

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What To Do If You Get a Robocall

What To Do If You Get a Robocall

If you have a telephone, robocalls may be ruining your day. I'm Kati Daffan, an attorney at the Federal Trade Commission. If you answer the phone and hear a recorded message instead of a live person, it's a robocall. If the recording is a sales message and you.....

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Here tells you what to do with the Robocalls phone call

Here tells you what to do with the Robocalls phone call

Robocalls are at an epidemic level. There is hardly anything more annoying than answering a call. If you answer the phone and hear the recorded information instead of the field staff, it is a robocall. If the recording is a sales message and you have not recei.....

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What is the impact of medical insurance being leaked on you

What is the impact of medical insurance being leaked on you

Medical identity theft will happen directly to you. Like all identity theft, medical identity card thieves have ruined your life, but they can also tamper with your medical services, waste taxpayers' money and put you in a legal dilemma. Unlike credit card los.....

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Social security impersonation scam it is growing rapidly

Social security impersonation scam it is growing rapidly

Consumer advocates are raising an alert about a twist to an old impostor phone scam. It's called the "Social Security impostor scam." A blog at the Federal Trade Commission recently wrote: "In the shady world of government, the SSA scam may be the new IRS scam.....

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To protect your wallet, watch out for 473, 809 and 900 numbers

To protect your wallet, watch out for 473, 809 and 900 numbers

According to Joseph Steinberg, CEO of SecureMySocial, certain area codes can tip off potential victims that something is amiss. In the past, criminals used to hide behind "900 numbers" that racked up high charges, but the public quickly caught on.

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