Bogus Emails and Robocalls Explode!
03/10/2015
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Bogus Emails and Robocalls Explode! IMPORTANT!: Starting at 8:00 EST this morning, scammers sent a wave of bogus emails to business owners and consumers all over North A..
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Scammers Use Facebook Tags to Spread Malware
03/09/2015
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If you use Facebook, watch out for suspicious posts tagged with dozens of names. This new scam is called "malicious tagging," and it's tricking victims into downloading m..
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It's Back! Survey Scam Strikes Again
02/23/2015
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It's one of those scams that just keeps reappearing... each time with a new twist. The customer survey scam is back, this time as a phishing email that tries to trick you..
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Hit Delete on Background Check Email Scam
02/09/2015
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Be on the lookout for this creepy email scam that landed in our in-boxes recently (yes, even BBB gets scams!). The fake messages claim someone ordered a background check ..
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Work-at-Home Scam Targets College Students
01/26/2015
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A new twist on the classic work-from-home scheme is targeting college students. Don't let the promise of easy money lure you into this con.  How the Scam Works: You ..
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Fake Emails from Gmail Carry Malware
01/12/2015
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Have a Gmail account? Watch out for scam emails posing as messages from Google. They may look like official notices about your account, but they carry malware. How the Sc..
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Five Resolutions for a Scam-Free New Year
01/05/2015
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This New Year, you may resolve to eat healthier, get organized or find a new job. But add to your list of resolutions a promise to be savvier about scams. This year, foll..
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Don't Fall for This Holiday Gift Card Scam
12/29/2014
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Who couldn't use some extra cash this time of year? Don't let the promise of a free gift card fool you into taking a scam "survey." These fraudulent emails and socia..
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Scam Confirmation Emails Fool Online Shoppers
12/22/2014
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Scammers are taking advantage of the holiday shopping rush with fake emails that appear to be confirming an order. Watch out for these scams as you wrap up last minute sh..
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Phishing at Work? Watch Out for These Emails
12/15/2014
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Watch out for phishing emails with a professional twist. Scammers are targeting businesses with email messages that appear to be from the company's human resources de..
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