Slime Alert: Watch Out For Sandy Hook Charity Fraud

4:39 pm, December 20, 2012

Even as horror struck last week at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, Conn., fraud artists were on the prowl.


Job-Hunting? Avoid These Scams

10:00 am, November 06, 2012

It’s tough enough looking for a job without being scammed by con artists and financial fraud artists.


Despite Improvements, Questionable Ads Still on Google (UPDATED)

2:19 pm, March 19, 2012

Google does its best to cut down on fraudulent or abusive ads, but some still slip through the cracks.


How to Spot Tax Season Scams

12:29 pm, March 14, 2012

The government is already taking enough of your money. Don't let scammers take more.


The ‘Scammiest’ Words on the Internet

6:00 am, March 13, 2012

Online security firm PC Tools reveals the words that should set off your scam detector.


The ‘Free iPad 3’ Scams Have Already Arrived

1:28 pm, March 08, 2012

Despite countless links circulating on social media, you won’t be getting the new iPad for free.


Yes, There Are Scams on Pinterest Now

11:32 am, March 07, 2012

Computer security firm Trend Micro confirms that there are scams afoot on the newly bustling social network.


What to Do If Your Online Order Never Arrives

5:02 pm, March 05, 2012

You ordered that T-shirt weeks ago and your credit card has been charged, but it still hasn’t arrived. Now what?


The 4 Most Essential Tips of Consumer Protection Week

2:28 pm, March 05, 2012

Advocates have declared this National Consumer Protection Week, but protecting yourself as a consumer is actually pretty simple all year round.


Spring Break Alert: Beware of Bank Transfer Scams

1:59 pm, February 24, 2012

Spring Break can be high time for scammers looking to prey on unsuspecting college kids. Here are some tips parents and students can follow to keep their money safe.

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