Although it may seem tedious and annoying, strong passwords are our first line of defense against hackers.
Phishing is an internet scam in which e-mail spam or pop-up messages are used to deceive you into divulging personal or financial information over the internet.
We use money apps every day. Venmo, Apple Pay, and Zell have all become household names. Before you press send, pause and make sure you are moving money in a safe and secure manner.
Elder financial abuse or exploitation is one of the fastest growing frauds in America.
If you’ve received a call from your financial institution about a fraud warning, you probably felt a sense of urgency to find out what is going on, but with a ‘Man in the Middle’ scam, it's going to be very important to take a deep breath and think twice before giving out identifying information.
As we learn more about the Coronavirus (COVID - 19), it is important to remember that a few people will attempt to prey on the fears of others by crafting scam emails and sending them out in mass. We want to help you identify these potential scams before it is too late.
So, you are scrolling through your social media accounts and you see a friend’s post: “What was the name of your first pet?” Now, that seems innocent enough, right? Think again.