Late last week, a new report was released that tells the tale about just how expensive cyber crime has become in our society. In the past three years, the number of cyber crimes have doubled and the cost of handling …
Personal Finance News - Fraud
The founder of Peregrine Financial Group learned his fate on Thursday when a U.S. judge sentenced him to 50 years in prison.
Referring to it as “aggressive changes”, Paypal has committed to changing its policies on how it goes about handling suspected fraud after the consumer says it’s not fraudulent.
Everyone recalls the massive wave of computer attacks that hit the nation’s six biggest banks in September and October. Some of those banks and financial institutions were hit more than once, too. The group is believed to have been from …
In this technology-driven world we live in, there’s never any shortage of scams designed to separate us from everything from our cash to our identities. Attempting to keep up with the latest efforts of criminals is a full-time job. Still, …
The number of seniors in the U.S. is on the rise and as our parents prepare to retire, they move into one of the most vulnerable classes for fraudsters and identity thieves.
Do you look carefully at the credit card bill you receive? I mean really take great care in looking at it? Criminals are hoping that you do not give it more than a cursory glance.