Category Archives: Scams Alert

Why That Chipcard May Not Be As Safe As You Think

Among the terrific things we were outlined the replacement of magnetic strips with wise chips (chipcards) on our debit and credit cards was that it would significantly enhance security. But has it? The flaw with those old black magnetic strips … Continue reading

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Fake Giveaways, Jobs, Followers and More Current Instagram Frauds

It’s simply a coincidence that the name of the photo-sharing social media website Instagram rhymes with “fraud” however the link is certainly proper. As the appeal of the site– owned by Facebook– has grown, so has the incidence of frauds. … Continue reading

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How Really Safe Is Your Password Security?

As we move relentlessly and aggressively towards a more digital world, the personal data is being exposed to more risk and invasions. The need now for betterĀ  password security has become stronger than ever but with crooks also looking for … Continue reading

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Thieves Outsmarting Smart Customers with New Scams

No longer do thieve simply stroll up and choose your pocket for a credit card – or blatantly send you an e-mail trying to get you to divulge your individual monetary info. Now, they’re farming for details from customers who … Continue reading

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Avoiding big store fake products

A brand-new report from the U.S. Federal Government Accountability Office (GAO) states those big names, plus others like eBay and 2 other big sellers, were offering fake products, including some thought to damaging to health. Admittedly, it’s not the direct … Continue reading

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