10 PayPal Scams to Watch Out For—and How to Avoid Them
Digital payment systems like PayPal are more popular than ever, and scammers are following the money. Here's what you can do to guard against them.
What Is Spoofing, and How Can You Spot It?
Spoofing is a funny word, but its consequences are serious. Here's how spoofing works, the many forms it can take...
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 Stop Getting Those Pesky Car Extended Warranty Calls
Robocalls about your car's extended warranty are annoying and potentially dangerous. Here's why you're getting them in the first place—and how...
11 Facebook Marketplace Scams to Watch Out For
Buyer beware: Lots of scammers set up shop on Facebook Marketplace. Here's how to avoid falling victim to one.
Amazon Scams to Avoid at All Costs
Thwart scammers in their paths by not falling for any of these scams.
These Prisoners Scammed Millions from the Comfort of Their Jail Cells
A diabolical scam snares everyday Americans. The real shock is that it is pulled off by prisoners.
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!
4 Ways These Companies Are Taking Advantage of You
Researching our doctors. Recycling. Furthering your education. We’re doing all the right things. So why are these companies taking advantage...
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...
Watch Out for These 13 Common Car Repair Scams
Unless you're a car expert or best friends with a mechanic, you might be tricked into paying for services you...
Is That ‘Contact Tracer’ Really a Scammer? How to Tell
In the age of coronavirus, your health isn’t the only thing at risk. Here’s what you need to know to...
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...
This Guy’s Response to a Scammer Turned into a Hilarious Email Exchange
Spoiler alert: It's hilarious.