Just when you thought that purchasing that anti-virus software was going to prevent viruses and spyware from being downloaded onto your computer, hackers are now creating rogue security software that is in fact a virus. Have you seen the pop-up […]
The FBI is warning people to be careful about what information you might be entering in on a hotel, or Internet cafÃ© computer. In the latest twist, crooks install keystroke-logging programs on computers in hotel business centers and Internet cafes. […]
As the weather heats up, I’m sure that a lot of you are looking to make some of the repairs you put off all winter. Before you hire anyone, please take a look at this presentation- the information could save […]
This is the first in a five part series on travel scams. As the weather heats up and the kids get out of school, thoughts turn to travel. And whether you’re going to the Smokey Mountains, New York City or […]
There are a lot of scammers out there who will try to convince you that you are pre-qualified to receive a government grant to use as you see fit…this presentation will show you more details about this increasingly common scam.
Pyramid schemes are subtly different from Ponzi schemes (see here). For one thing, the title is much more descriptive¦and there really isn’t an interesting story behind the scam. Basically a pyramid scheme is any endeavor in which participants attempt to […]
Charles Ponzi was an Italian immigrant who rose from complete obscurity to millionaire status in only 6 months in 1920. Few people remember the man but nearly everyone has heard of a Ponzi scheme. Charles is the grandfather of this […]