Tax-related scams grow ever more sophisticated
October 24, 2016 at 12:02 am
I have previously discussed several tax scams that are going around, generally involving people purp ...
Warning signs your client is being conned
October 16, 2016 at 12:02 am
Scott Floersheim, a CPA and financial planner in Albuquerque, has an elderly client whose disease is robbing him of good sense and leaving him with diminishing capacity.
Hustlers dialing for dollars using old IRS scheme
October 2, 2016 at 12:02 am
The IRS does not operate out of dollar-type stores, despite the story a set of scammers recently told Nick Peña, owner of Food Tour New Mexico.
Apple message con is rotten to the core
September 18, 2016 at 12:02 am
An Albuquerque woman says her 18-year-old son was recently fooled by an Apple-looking text that threatened interruption of service unless he turned over personal information.
Online dating con’s all about love and money
September 4, 2016 at 12:02 am
An Albuquerque doctor, at the suggestion of a friend, posted her profile to an online dating site recently.
Lighten wallet and reduce your ID theft worries
August 28, 2016 at 12:02 am
There's an easy way to limit your exposure to identity theft, and that's to winnow your wallet.
Job cons promising more than they deliver
August 21, 2016 at 12:02 am
Can you earn $33 an hour for an administrative assistant job?
Be a winner and don’t claim bogus ‘prizes’
August 14, 2016 at 12:02 am
It appears to be prize-winning season in the Albuquerque area.
IRS payment con now involves gift cards
August 7, 2016 at 12:02 am
News alert: The IRS will not ask you to pay your taxes with an iTunes gift card.