Don’t let spirit of the season defeat good sense
December 5, 2016 at 12:02 am
Before giving to charity, do your research
Cons cooking up new, improved versions of spam
November 20, 2016 at 12:02 am
As spam filters have evolved and become more effective, scammers have found ways to work around them ...
Credit, debit cards aren’t protected equally
November 13, 2016 at 12:05 am
Americans like their debit cards, especially when it comes to shopping at supermarkets and discount ...
Years on bench help former judge beat I.D. thieves
November 5, 2016 at 12:05 am
These scammers picked the wrong person.Anne Kass of Albuquerque, a retired District Co ...
Fake-looking MVD notice is the real thing
October 30, 2016 at 12:02 am
An email the state is sending out regarding vehicle registration renewal is causing some confusion among those who think it looks like a scam.
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.