Consumers become victims of fraud nearly every minute of the day. Whether you are...
How to prevent your child from becoming a victim of identity theft
On the list of things that stress you out, it probably seems ridiculous to worry about identity theft happening to your children. They don’t have a drivers license or a credit card in their name. It’s impossible for their identity to be compromised, right? Did you know that the risk of a minor having their …
How to Report Tax Fraud
Victim of tax ID theft? What to do next
Your letter from the Internal Revenue Service says a bogus tax return was already filed in your name.
Tips to avoid becoming a tax scam victim
Tax season is here, and, unfortunately, a rise in tax scams is likely to come with it. Tax scams can take many different forms, but most tax scams fall under three major categories: fraudulent retu…
Why torture degrades both the victim and the perpetrator.
Torture degrades both the victim and the perpetrator.
How to help storm victims
Tornadoes caused destruction in the central United States Sunday night, and charities are responding to help.
How to help flood victims
Nederland Heritage Festival manager Wanda Hollier is hoping for a great turnout this week, but more importantly, she's hoping those coming out to have a good time will think of their regional neighbors who aren't as fortunate. A recent board meeting led to the decision to set up a donation center for flood victims inside the festival's gates. Festival attendees are encouraged to bring non-perishable items…
How to Avoid Being the Victim of Fraud
Fraud scams come in all shapes and sizes. Here are some to be aware of and how you can protect your information.
5 Tips to avoid becoming a victim of sex trafficking in Malaysia
A Guide to Avoid Falling Prey to Sex Trafficking in Malaysia: With each passing day, more and more Vietnamese women are becoming victims to sex trafficking i...
How to avoid becoming a victim of mortgage refinance scams
If you’re a current homeowner, scammers might be targeting you to refinance your mortgage. They’ll use email, phone calls, fliers and even direct mail to lure you in, but beware —…
How to avoid becoming the next victim of ransomware
The rapid rise in computer attacks that encrypt files until victims pay off cybercriminals can be avoided if organizations take necessary precautions.
How you can help Orlando shooting victims right now
How to help after the Orlando nightclub massacre at Pulse from Atlanta.
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Four pointers to help people from becoming a victim of ticketing fraud
Credit Card Fraud: What to Do If You’re a Victim
If someone has made unauthorized charges on your credit card or if you believe you're a victim of identity theft, there are important steps you can take.
How to avoid becoming a scam victim
Criminals prey on fear and ignorance to pull off fraudulent schemes.
10 signs you might be a victim of identity theft
Protect yourself from identity thieves with these strategies. Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the country, according to the credit bureau TransUnion, with almost 10 million incidents a year. In fact, the bureau calculates that every minute, 19 people become victims, and the average cost to the victim is $500 and 30 hours. …
What if courts treated young sex trafficking victims like Cyntoia Brown as people, not perpetrators?
In Judge Catherine Pratt's courtroom, rulings are squarely focused on rehabilitation.