When a fraudster calls to fix your phone by having you dial nine (9) zero (0) pound (#) then hang up your phone, don't do it!
Nearly 33% of automobile insurance claims from accidents are fraudulent, making insurance fraud the second most common scheme behind tax evasion.
If you get into a minor car accident, there are key steps to take in order to protect yourself.
You are in a hotel room and the "front desk" calls asking for your credit card information for incidentals. But it is actually a fraudster calling!
This month's fraud is not really a fraud, but a sage bit of advice on what not to keep in your wallet.
The ever-present problem of viruses and malware on our computers continually frustrates us, and makes us easy targets for the fraudsters that fly under the radar of legitimate anti-virus security companies.
Be wary of any notice that you have won a contest or surprise gift which you didn’t apply for or weren’t expecting to receive.
You should always carefully read the fine print of any credit card or service agreement. With the recent legislation clamping down on bank products and practices, many banks have developed new fees to offset their expected loss of income from new limits on pricing and products.
Stealing smart phones has become as commonplace as purse snatching and much more lucrative for the thief, not just because of the price of the phone, but because of all the information stored in the phone.
Fraudsters claim they can clean up any virus or malware on your computer by charging high fees and taking control over your computer to remove the virus. What they will do instead is install software to steal your passwords!
Awareness of how personal spending choices are related to health issues like obesity is a good first step in controlling the problem. However, many unscrupulous advertisers continue to prey on our desires to trim down and have tight abs with grossly misleading claims.