Category Archives: Scam Alert

What To Do If You Get A Spam Message

Spam messages are increasing from year to year. This year we identified and blocked 182 BILLION spam messages, as shown in our latest Year In Calling stats. That could mean some real harm, so we’re here to give you some fast tips on how you identify a spam message and what to do (or not do) when you receive one.

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6 Ways to Protect Your Parents From Scams

Over the years, scammers have not only figured out many ways to cheat but have also identified their easiest targets – older adults. Unfortunately, the combination of being unfamiliar with some technology and being too trusting makes our parents an easier target to scam. But we can help them to identify spammers!

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Fake Charity Scam victimizing tax payers

Don’t be fooled by all the charities that call! Criminals are in full force to try and get your hard earned money, even under Good Samaritan pretenses.

People have also become more generous during the pandemic in donating the charities and lending a helping hand. Criminals also know this, and may prey upon generous individuals with this new tax scam.

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