Smishing 101: How to Recognize Scam Text Messages
This is how you recognize and handle fraudulent or scam text messages, also known as smashing.
6 Popular Grocery Items You Should Definitely Stop Buying
Many companies have become masters at selling us stuff we don't need. Here are some of the worst offenders.
The Many Dangers and Pitfalls Of Home Ancestry DNA Tests
Are these DNA tests worth it or are they a scam? Decide for yourself after reading about the shortcomings and dangers of at-home ancestry testing.
You Won't Believe What This Taxi Driver Was Asked to Do!
When an elderly man got scammed out of his life savings, his taxi driver ended up coming to the rescue. Read the full story here.
17 Things You Need to Know Before Going to the Mechanic
Don't be fooled by your mechanic's scams. Here are 17 essential tips to keep in mind.
WARNING: Never Give Your Social Security Number Here!
Have you had a lot of requests for your social security number lately? Read to find out why you SHOULD NOT give anyone your SSN.
Hidden Cam: Repairman Tries to Charge $700 for Simple Fix!
It's terrible to think there are professionals that scam you, but that's just what this hidden cam finds out...
Don't Be Fooled: How to Recognize a Weight-Loss Scam
By exploiting our need to look better, feel healthy and boost our confidence, scammers make outrageous promises that have little-to-no hold in reality and can sometimes be downright dangerous!
Warning: Be Aware of These Popular Scams!
Most of us work hard to earn a living that will keep us afloat. However, there are some people out there who will do anything to get that hard earned money out of your hands...
Warning: Beware of the Booster Bag Scam!
A simple yet clever and quick scam you'll have a hard time noticing: Scammers come up to you with a fake bag, which they use to 'bag-nap' your own bag! This happens mostly in airports and terminal stations, where there are lots of bags around with ca
Beware the Phony Cripple Beggars!
You may scoff and say that some beggars always lie about their situations, but this young girl takes it to new levels. During the day she is a crippled, ethnic, sad woman of indeterminate age. At night, she is a fashionable young lady with a mini van