Several Online Scams Target Fans — Here Is How You

A number of initial coin offerings (ICOs) have appeared alongside these new cryptocurrencies and tokens (ICOs). The popularity of cryptocurrencies has increased dramatically since they were first introduced and is continuously rising. The FIFA World Cup 2022 is underway and with it, several online scams have kicked off. The World Cup is one of the […]readmore

This Cyber Monday, beware scam sites and phishing schemes

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Millions of consumers are preparing to shop online for Cyber Monday — but experts say shoppers should be alert to potential scams. According to Barry Moore, the President of Better Business Bureau of Central Virginia,this holiday season they’re predicting $380 million in online shopping fraud. With high gas prices, Moore is […]readmore

Scamwatch: Scammers take advantage of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Scams, and the con artists behind them, are forever evolving and becoming more sophisticated and harder to spot. Australian Community Media has compiled a list of current scams identified by sites such as scamwatch.gov.au, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) and the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), which are dedicated to informing people […]readmore

Top Stories of the Week – NBC 6 South Florida

Here are some of the top stories from the past week from NBC 6 News: South Florida Hospitals See Uptick in Patients with Flu-Like Symptoms South Florida hospitals are seeing an increase in patients with flu-like symptoms. “Fortunately here in the Memorial Healthcare System we do have the capacity to manage volumes that we’re not […]readmore

Planning along with construction is key to success’

 28 Nov-2022 01:48 AM Written By:  Shivendra Parmar Jaipur: Rajasthan Housing Board Commissioner Pawan Arora said that comprehensive knowledge is basic mantra of success for a civil engineer. He said civil engineering students should not be limited to doing construction only on basis of drawing. “In the changing times, along with construction, they should also be […]readmore

Elon Musk is allowed to fail where Black women leaders

In middle school, my mom had me dress up in my Sunday best for a Saturday morning summer camp interview. I wore my lilac-colored Easter dress, a purple cardigan, and my hair was primped and pressed to perfection. I brought my “portfolio” (aka a blue three-ring binder where my dad kept all my report cards, […]readmore

These security guidelines can help keep personal info safe online

Taking online security seriously can help people keep their information safe and out of the hands of identity thieves and scammers. It only takes a few simple steps to avoid common security pitfalls. By following these tips, consumers and taxpayers can reduce the risk of losing their identity, money or accounts to criminals. Always protect […]readmore

‘I was desperate’: Young job seekers scammed, abused in Nigeria

Warning: This story contains details of sexual assault. Listen to this story: Uyo, Nigeria – When Blessing* boarded a bus early on a January morning in 2017 for the 60km (37 miles) journey from her home in Calabar, in Nigeria’s Cross River State, to a village in neighbouring Akwa Ibom State, she thought she was […]readmore

BBB Institute, Amazon, Capital One partner to fight scams

HONOLULU — The BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust is partnering with Amazon and Capital One to help people learn about scams, report them, and avoid losing money by enhancing the capabilities of the BBB Scam Tracker online reporting tool. The new features make it easier for consumers to identify scams and report them, while arming […]readmore

‘Burner’ firms are infiltrating innocent people’s houses | News

Llewellin Road is an unremarkable street in the historic Herefordshire market town of Kington. There are about 60 properties, largely terrace houses built in the 1960s. It’s full of families and elderly residents, many of whom have lived there for years. What makes Llewellin Road stand out though, is that in the past 18 months […]readmore