Financial Cents: Posts About Fraud

Watch Out for Change-of-Address Identity Theft Scams!

Your mail contains a lot of sensitive info, and identity thieves can easily forward it to their own address.

Posted on: April 18, 2018

10 Common Scams: How They Work and How to Avoid Them

From advance fee schemes to reverse mortgage scams and telemarketing fraud—keep yourself safe from these common cons!

Posted on: April 12, 2018

Multi-Level Marketing Scams: How a MLM “Job” Could End Up Costing You Thousands

Companies like Mary Kay, LuLaRoe and Herbalife are making money off the backs of their employees. Don't believe the hype.

Posted on: March 01, 2018

6 Costly Holiday Scams and How to Avoid Them

Phishing scams, fake websites, and even fraudulent letters to Santa all have a way of turning holiday cheer into holiday blues.

Posted on: November 18, 2017

3 Identity Theft Warning Signs and Tips to Protect Your Identity

When you look at your bank statement, you may recognize your daily coffee purchase, utility bill payments, a recent ride share or two. But what about those mysterious online purchases from overseas or vendors you've never heard of? That could be a sure sign you've been hacked. Here's what to look for and how to guard your money against digital thieves!

Posted on: July 19, 2017

Don’t Let a Phishing Scam Lead to Bad Credit!

Real hacking isn’t anything like the movies. Just clicking a link in an email could lead to your identity being stolen and your credit ruined! Read what these experts have to say about how to identify and avoid email phishing scams.

Posted on: May 23, 2017

How to Protect Yourself From Phone Scams

Scammers are sharks and they think you're a tasty fish. But take our advice and you'll keep those predators at bay!

Posted on: May 03, 2017