If a hacker is blackmailing you to get bitcoin, it can be hard to figure out if it's an empty threat or a real one.
Scammers impersonate well-known banks, such as Citibank and Chase, to trick you into giving up your sensitive information—learn how to beat these scams.
If you receive a text message from your cell phone provider containing a link to a "little gift," don't click on it—it's a scam!
Venmo users are noticing suspicious emails hitting their inboxes with claims of a large sum of money waiting to be transferred by a PayPal user.
The Tinder safe dating scam tricks users into giving up their credit card info to verify their profiles and leads to auto-enrollment in monthly subscription-based porn sites.
A call from your bank isn't always legitimate—imposters pretend to represent your bank to steal your information and money.
In 2020, almost $20 billion was lost to phone scammers in the U.S. alone. With 165 million robocalls being made every day, it's hard not to be targeted.
A promise of a large sum of money in return for a fee should raise some red flags—more often than not, it's a scam.
Arm yourself with information on how this scam works and the red flags to watch out for to protect your bank account from these thieves.
Read how an actual sweepstakes scheme unfolded and scammed an elderly couple out of $800,000, as told by investigative consultant and ex-DEA Special Agent, Jason James.
Keeping your passwords safe and secure doesn't require an expensive subscription—there are plenty of free password managers out there that will do the job well.
Scammers and hackers are everywhere online, but that doesn't mean we need to disconnect. These tips will help you stay safe online.
Bitcoin may be the new way to make money, but it's also become one of the fastest ways to lose money quickly, thanks to the rise of cryptocurrency scammers.
With so many services available it is hard to work out what to do. We narrow it down to give you the essential information you need to report a scam and get help.
With so many devices and accounts opening you up to various scams, you must protect your family from identity theft and other scams.
The global pandemic has unleashed several changes upon the world, from the work-from-home revolution to the phrase “social distancing,” and now, Zoom phishing.
This case shows just why you need to be aware of SIM swapping and how to protect your cell phone number from criminals like this.
After a 3-year long scam, Angela Mirabella and six others have been indicted on several charges, including grand theft.
Taking a chance on a fake COVID-19 vaccination card seems like an easy way to get around requirements, but think again before you land yourself in prison.
Sometimes it just safer not to pick up calls from unknown phone numbers.