Identity Theft – Your Good Name Gone Bad

 

Last year there were over 1500 data breaches, compromising over 179 million consumer records. Fraudsters may use your stolen personal information to file a tax return in your name, open credit accounts, or for healthcare needs. Learn more about ID Theft.

Robocalls – Don’t Get Spoofed

Robocalls – We all get them. Lately they are more frequent and the scammers behind them are getting better at tricking us into answering them. A recent trend in robocalls is called neighborhood spoofing. This is when you get a call and the caller ID displays the...

Someone may steal your wireless number

Did you recently get a text from your wireless carrier encouraging you to add a pin or passcode to your account? An increase in number port out scams is the reason why. This scam involves a fraudster transferring a victims current mobile phone number to a new service...

Snow removal woes

One Detroit area snow removal contractor is failing to meet customer expectations this winter season. Our Detroit partner, WXYZ 7 Action News, digs into why the service provider is failing to show up. Ads shown are chosen y the content creator and not endorsed by Call...

Deadline extended – file for Western Union scam refund

Western Union has been ordered to pay $586 million following an investigation by the FTC, the Department of Justice and U.S. Postal Inspection Service. If you wired money to scammers through Western Union between Jan. 1, 2004 and January of 2017, you can file a claim...