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Truecaller: 27 Million Americans Got Scammed Last Year
By: Oana Schneider

Truecaller: 27 Million Americans Got Scammed Last Year

Your BBB® has learned that Truecaller announced last week a few very important findings from their 2016 annual study regarding the i...

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Is Your Password on the List of the 25 Worst Passwords of 2016?
By: Jackie

Is Your Password on the List of the 25 Worst Passwords of 2016?

Your BBB® has examined the data breach statistics from 2016. Would it surprise you to learn that in 2016 there were Read More

What Your Phone Tells Your Rental Car
By: Michael

What Your Phone Tells Your Rental Car

When renting a car, people enjoy navigation, hands-free calls and texts, streaming music and even web browsing. Cars with these features might keep your personal infor...

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SIM Swapping Scams
By: Michael

SIM Swapping Scams

Your BBB® has learned of a type of scam occurring. We wanted to make our readers aware that if your phone stops working, it could just be your battery, or something mu...

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Telemarketing Sales Rule Amendments Put New Limits on Telemarketers
June is Internet Safety Month
By: Jackie

June is Internet Safety Month

With Internet and mobile device usage increasing during the summer months, your BBB® wishes to pass along information about Internet Safety Month from the Read More

Digital Spring Cleaning
By: Jackie

Digital Spring Cleaning

Spring is here, and it seems to bring out the urge to clean our living space from top to bottom! Your BBB® and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) encourage co...

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New Labels Help Consumers Pick Data Plans
Emails Containing Malware Target WhatsApp Users
By: Amanda

Emails Containing Malware Target WhatsApp Users

Your BBB® has learned that users of the messaging platform WhatsApp may be the target of a phishing scheme. Read More