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Watch out for this IRS phone scam

Watch out for this IRS phone scam

An ugly IRS phone scam is cheating people across America out of thousands. What look for and how to avoid it.

 

5 Misleading Ads That Can Wipe Out Your Wallet

The motto of my show is "save more, spend less, and avoid ripoffs." But what if you can’t recognize those ripoffs when you’re faced with alluring advertising pitches? Here are 5 kinds of misleading ads to watch out for. Pay your home off in half the time! You can pay ...

Scam: Small business phone system hackers

Scam: Small business phone system hackers

Hackers are now hitting small business phone systems and running up the international calling bill. Fortunately, there's a way to outsmart the criminals.

Scam alert: Bank breach robocall

Scam alert: Bank breach robocall

Gotten an automated call from your bank about an account breach? It could be a scam. Here's what to do if you get this call.

New Robocall Scam Warns Of Bank Account Shutdown

Scamsters are capable of a lot of things, but now it seems the latest ploy they've cooked up finds them accurately predicting the future! I read about this latest scam in The Cleveland Plain Dealer. Because of Internet telephony, scamsters have a way to place calls that costs them essentially ...

Skipped jury duty? Watch out for this scam.

Skipped jury duty? Watch out for this scam.

If you skipped jury duty, whether accidentally or intentionally, you could be a target of a new scam.

Scam alert: Burglar alarm robocalls

Scam alert: Burglar alarm robocalls

Ever gotten that robocall advertising a free in-home security system? Here's how to tell the real companies from the burglar alarm scamsters.

Avoid the biggest IRS scam in history

Avoid the biggest IRS scam in history

Just in time for tax season, criminals are working overtime trying to get your money in a new phone scam. Know the ploy so you can stay safeā€¦

This scam call will shut down your phones

Being on the Do Not Call list won't protect you from the latest rip-off telemarketing schemes taking advantage of you. The New York Times  reports a single criminal working at one computer can manipulate the nation's phone system to send out 100 million phone calls right from their computer keyboard. ...

Beware of the One Ring Scam on Your Phone

That missed call on your cellphone could cost you $30…but maybe not in the way you think. One of my Facebook followers let me know about an old scam that has roared back to life. Years ago, crooks found a way to exploit a handful of international area codes that ...

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