A Rise in Teenage Money Mules Has Officials Concerned: 7 Tips to Help Better Detect and Protect Against Money Mule Scams

Learn these 6 potential warning signs that you or a loved one may unknowingly be a money mule.

May 14, 2020 5 min read

Your Cybersecurity Checkup: 16 Tips for Better Protection Against Coronavirus and Other Scams

With warnings of increased cyber scams related to the Coronavirus and many people working from home, it's a good time to remember the cybersecurity basics.

May 08, 2020 4 min read

Cybercriminals Are Launching Scam COVID-19 Websites and Virus Trackers

Cybercriminals are creating thousands of Coronavirus-related websites each day. Learn how to better detect and avoid them.

May 01, 2020 3 min read

How Government Agencies and Industry Leaders Are Fighting COVID-19 Scammers

The FTC received more than 18,000 Coronavirus-related complaints in 2020. Government agencies and industry leaders are fighting back. ...

April 24, 2020 3 min read

Robocall Scammers Are Taking Advantage of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Scammers are using Coronavirus robocalls to trick victims into handing over money or personal information. Learn the signs.

April 16, 2020 3 min read

The US Secret Service Recommends Increased Vigilance Regarding Email Communication Due to COVID-19 Phishing Attacks

Learn how you and your loved ones can better detect and avoid COVID-19 phishing emails. ...

April 16, 2020 4 min

The IRS Advises Taxpayers to File Early to Help Avoid Tax-Related Identity Theft

The IRS advises taxpayers to file as early as possible to help avoid tax-related identity theft. Learn these common warning signs.

April 15, 2020 4 min read

Beware of Coronavirus-Related Scams, Warns the FBI, WHO, and Other Government Agencies

The FBI has reported a rise in Coronavirus-related scams that attempt to steal money or personal information. Learn these tips.

April 02, 2020 5 min read

11 Scams Targeting Active Military Personnel, Veterans, and Their Families

Certain scams are more likely to focus on the military. Here are 11 scams that target military, veterans, and their families. 

March 24, 2020 6 min read

FTC Warns Consumers of Potential Scams Related to Government-Issued Checks for Coronavirus Relief

The FTC offers 3 tips on how to better detect and avoid potential scams related to the proposed Coronavirus relief checks

March 24, 2020 2 min read

Even Children Can Be Vulnerable to Tax-Related Identity Theft: Learn How to Better Protect Your Child from Becoming a Victim

Cybercriminals have been reported selling children’s identities for the purpose of committing tax fraud. Learn the warning signs.

March 17, 2020 2 min read

Preparing Older Kids to Outsmart a Lifetime of Scammers: 9 Tips for Your High Schooler or Graduate

Learn 9 tips to help your high school student or graduate better protect their identity and finances

March 06, 2020 6 min read

Insider Threats Are Becoming More Frequent and More Costly: What Businesses Need to Know Now

Insider threats are becoming both more frequent and more costly: what businesses need to know now

February 27, 2020 5 min read

Beware of IRS Phishing and Impersonation Scams—During Tax Season and Year-Round

The IRS impersonation scam is “the largest, most pervasive impersonation scam in the history of the IRS.” Learn the warning signs. ...

February 27, 2020 4 min read

The FBI Warns of Criminals Using Online Dating Sites to Target Victims and Recruit Money Mules

The FBI warns of criminals using dating sites to recruit money mules. 8 tips for better protecting yourself and your money

February 13, 2020 6 min read