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Tech Support and Fake Amazon/PayPal Charge Scams on the Rise

Scenario #1 You’re on your computer scrolling mindlessly through your Facebook feed when an alarming pop-up warning appears on your screen: Your computer has a major security issue that needs to be addressed immediately! Lucky for you, the warning also includes a phone number for a computer security company to contact for help. Once you…

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Counterfeit Check Scams Target Work from Home Job Seekers

Counterfeit Check Scams Target Work-from-home Job Seekers

The holiday season has started, and with it comes a variety of expenses. To cover the cost of gifts, dinners, and more, you may find yourself seeking an additional job. The circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 virus has made work-from-home positions more common (and more appealing), but before you accept a side-gig, beware! If you aren’t…

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