'Tis The Season For Holiday Scammers, Such As Utility CallsEversource will never threaten to disconnect service or demand instant payment over the phone.
Those Holiday ScamsThis time of year it's easy to let your guard down to be open to scams. Scammers are everywhere!
More Scams To Be Aware OfAnswer your phone, open your e-mails and the scams find you!
How To Spot Suspicious EmailsHere are some ways to spot a malicious email just in case your spam filter doesn't catch it.
More Ways To Protect Yourself From FraudAttorney General Healey’s office has joined the battle to protect against fraud and will be holding informational meetings around the state all week.
How To Avoid FraudIf you think you’ve found a good deal but you aren’t familiar with the company, check it out online using search words like “review,” “complaint,” or “scam.”
It’s National Consumer Protection Week!This is the beginning of National Consumers Protection Week, a national campaign to help consumers make better-informed decisions and avoid being scammed.
The Grandparent ScamScammers will call or send messages pretending to be a grandchild begging the grandparent to wire money immediately.
Scams Our Elders Need To Be Aware OfAccording to the latest AARP Bulletin there are many scams that occur between October 15th and December 7th which is the Medicare Open Enrollment period.
Scams And Scammers Are EverywhereWe get smartphones and scammers somehow figure out how to outsmart us and our smartphones.
How To Effectively Deal With ScammersHere are some guidelines from the FTC when dealing with a possible scammer on the phone. My advice is to just hang up or not even take the call.
Scam Prevention For The ElderlyEvery year thousands of people lose money to telephone scams, from a few dollars to their life savings.
The Affordable Care Act ScamScammers had a field day with the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), using it as a way to fool Americans into sharing their personal information.
The Do Not Call List ScamWith online and mobile banking skyrocketing, it’s no surprise that scams are quickly following.
Don’t Be Fooled! Scams Are Everywhere!Have you heard of the arrest warrant scam? Check it out...