Received an Unexpected Package? It Could Be a Brushing Scam
Finding an unfamiliar package on your doorstep could have a dangerous downside.
This Is What an Amazon Email Scam Looks Like
Not every email from Amazon is legitimate. Keep an eye out for these telltale signs you might be dealing with...
Gift Card Scams: What They Are and How to Avoid Them
Your credit card isn't the only item in your wallet that scammers love. Watch out for these gift card scams...
How to Identify—and Stop—Those Pesky Car Warranty Scams
Car warranty scams are annoying and potentially dangerous. Here's why they're happening in the first place—and how to stop them.
14 Facebook Marketplace Scams to Watch Out For
Buyer beware: Scammers have set up shop on Facebook. Here's how to avoid falling victim to some common Facebook Marketplace...
10 Common Cash App Scams & Hacks: How to Stay Safe
Fraudsters are stealing people's money via Cash App scams, raising questions about how secure this contactless payment app really is
12 Common Venmo Scams to Watch Out For
Payment apps have made transferring cash more convenient than ever, but some thieves are setting up Venmo scams to steal...
How to Identify Apple Phishing Emails and Avoid Getting Scammed
Scams are getting more sophisticated. Learn what to look for so you don't fall prey to an Apple phishing email.
Amazon Scams to Avoid at All Costs
Thwart scammers in their paths by not falling for any of these scams.
Avoid Answering Calls from These Area Codes: Scam Phone Numbers Guide
Scam phone numbers are used every day to trick unsuspecting people into giving away their private information. The good news...
Why You Shouldn’t Share Photos of Your COVID-19 Vaccine Card
If you've already done this, you might want to take it down!
This Man Rigged the Lottery Five Times Before He Got Caught
It was the biggest lottery scam in American history.
7 Warning Signs a CBD Product Is Fake
An alarming number of CBD products on the market fail laboratory testing for safety and efficacy. Learn how to discern...
If You Hear This 4-Word Phrase When You Pick Up the Phone, Hang Up Immediately
These four words are a red flag that you might be dealing with a phone scammer. Here's what you should...
9 Signs an Instagram Ad Can’t Be Trusted
Enhance your detective skills so you don't fall victim to these common scams.
8 Signs You Shouldn’t Accept a LinkedIn Request
LinkedIn is a place to connect with people in your career field and grow your network, but before accepting every...
10 Most Common eBay Scams to Look Out For
eBay opens up a new world of used items and can't-miss deals. It also opens up the possibility of scams...
4 Major Scams to Watch Out for in the Wake of Natural Disasters—and How to Avoid Them
As awful as it seems, there are people who take advantage of natural crises. Whether you've been affected or are...
17 Facebook Scams You Need to Take Seriously
You might just use Facebook for watching funny cat videos, but crooks use it to steal your money and information
The Gift-Card Scam You Need to Watch Out for
As the holiday season rushes full steam ahead, gift-card scams are on the rise. Learn how to detect and prevent...
If You See This Post on Social Media, Ignore it! It’s a Scam
This scam has been circling the Internet for years.
14 Online Scams You Need to Be Aware Of—and How to Avoid Them
When it comes to protecting yourself from online scams, education is your best defense. Here’s what you need to know...
This Man Knew He Was Being Scammed on the Internet. What He Did Next Changed His Scammer’s Life
An online con goes wonderfully, implausibly right.