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Scam Buster: Protecting Your Identity

Agencies like LifeLock can help protect your identity, but officials say you still have to work at making sure your identity isn’t stolen.

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Scam Buster: Caller ID Spoofing

What started out as a prank app has now been taken over by scammers as one more way to fool you into giving up your personal information.

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Scam Buster: Fix Bad Credit Scams

Experts say there is no way to magically fix bad credit other than trying to get a lower interest rate on credit cards and paying off your b…

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How Thieves Can Ruin Your Credit

Most folks don’t know how quickly your credit score can plummet if a scammer gets control of your personal information.

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Scam Buster: Unemployment Fraud

Nine people from Mobile were recently arrested and charged for receiving thousands of dollars in unemployment benefits even after they found…

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Scam Buster: Fake Federal Grants

A local woman was conned out of thousands of dollars because she thought she knew the person she was talking to on Facebook.

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Scams To Look Out For in 2016

The U.S. Department of Treasury says they have seen a recent uptick in the IRS scam–so beware!