Tag: Smishing

Holiday Scams to Avoid

There are many things associated with the holidays: quiet time with family, shopping, social gatherings…and holiday scams. Voracious scammers recognize this season as a time of cheer and good will. And they’ll use every dirty trick at their disposal to take advantage of that. But you don’t have to be perpetually afraid that a scammer Read More…

Guide to Text Message Scams

Everyone knows about phishing; the rise of email scams was hard for anyone to miss! However, scammers are catching up with the times. To stay safe, you’ll have to keep up, too. Did you know that scammers are now finding new victims through text messages? Here are some of their tactics, what to watch out Read More…

How Safe Is Your Identity?

Identity theft has become one of the most common crimes in the United States. According to the Federal Trade Commission, up to 9 million people are victimized by identity theft every year, and that number continues to grow. It’s a difficult crime to track because it’s not something you can actually see happen. Thieves don’t Read More…