Kids’ smart toys can learn too much about their users
October 14, 2017 at 11:51 pm
Consumers, the FBI says, must do some homework before buying such toys
Scam of the Week: In this sales scam a flooded engine is exactly that
October 8, 2017 at 12:02 am
If there's been a disaster, there's going to be a slew of scams that try to capitalize on it. ...
Equifax hack raises stakes for watching bank, credit activity
September 24, 2017 at 12:02 am
The threat of identity theft continues to make headlines in the aftermath of the giant Equifax breac ...
Discover offering new security service to its cardholders
September 10, 2017 at 12:02 am
Scam of the Week: Fake charities aim at those who help hurricane victims
September 3, 2017 at 12:02 am
Better Business Bureau warns that it is seeing crowdfunding appeals "of a dubious nature."
Online shoppers should hoard credit, debit card data
August 27, 2017 at 12:02 am
If you love the convenience of shopping online, then it's likely you have your credit- or debit-card ...
IRS, tax preparers’ teamwork reduces cases of I.D. theft
August 20, 2017 at 12:02 am
The Internal Revenue Service says it has seen a big drop in the number of identity theft victims nat ...
Scam of the Week: Legit company falsely used as bait for mortgage fraud
August 12, 2017 at 11:45 pm
Be very wary about a new mortgage modification scam that's targeting New Mexico homeowners. ...
Beware the power-shutoff swindlers
August 5, 2017 at 11:45 pm
An unusually convincing utility scam is popping up across the country, causing people to lose thousa ...