Fake area code hustle should ring a bell
March 20, 2016 at 12:02 am
A longtime area code scam is ringing back to life, with a modern twist.
Phishermen using a variety of baits to hook the unwary
March 6, 2016 at 12:02 am
A reader from Albuquerque got some troubling news recently.
Alive or dead, your personal data are still worth stealing
February 28, 2016 at 12:02 am
Does it sometimes seem that you'll never escape hackers or scam artists?
BCSO advises walking away from these arrest threats
February 21, 2016 at 12:02 am
It's not just fake IRS agents that are burning up the phone lines.
Here’s how to protect yourself during tax fraud season
February 14, 2016 at 12:02 am
The tax season is well under way, and that means the related Internal Revenue Service scams are in full force.
Protective measures can help stamp out mail theft
February 7, 2016 at 12:02 am
Susan Avery of Vermont was in Albuquerque visiting her 92-year-old mother last month when she discovered a thief had stolen two of her mother's checks from the curbside mailbox and rewritten them.
BBB worker finds way to rescue hijacked computer
January 31, 2016 at 12:02 am
A really weird thing happened to Nelly Kirmer as she was doing her job at the Better Business Bureau in Albuquerque recently.
Freezing credit a proactive way to block identity thieves
January 24, 2016 at 12:02 am
Security experts and consumer advocates are increasingly telling people that one of the best ways to prevent identity theft is to freeze your credit report.
FTC says faked caller ID info can open you up to fraud
January 17, 2016 at 12:02 am
What do you do if the phone rings and the caller ID on your home phone shows that it's your home phone calling?