Consumer Alerts / Information

Below are helpful consumer alerts to help you "outthink a thief":  
Avoid Tax Refund Theft Posted Jan. 22, 2016
Avoid Door-to-Door Scams Posted May 13, 2016
Bogus Charities Posted Dec. 10, 2018
Credit Cards-What's up with computer chip credit cards? Posted Sep. 17, 2015
Data Breach-Equifax Posted Oct. 3, 2017
​Data Breaches & Identity Theft Posted Oct. 3, 2017
Emergency Scams Posted Aug. 1, 2017
​​Filter Out Unwanted Calls Posted Dec. 23, 2015
Fraud Alerts and Credit Freeze Posted Mar. 21, 2017
Good News and Bad News on Phone Extortion ​Posted Jan. 24, 2017
​​Grandparent Scam ​Posted Dec. 16, 2015
Grant-free money? Posted Aug. 5, 2016
Hiring a Contractor Posted Apr. 3, 2018
Holiday Scams Posted Nov. 2, 2018
Identity Theft Protection Steps Posted Sep. 5, 2018
Medicare Card Posted Mar. 2, 2018
Medicare Fraud ​Posted Aug. 31, 2017
Romance Scam
​Posted Feb. 23, 2018
Roofing Scams or Estafas de techos ​Posted Jun. 21, 2017
Safe Online Shopping Tips ​Posted Nov. 14, 2016
"Say Yes" Phone Calls Posted May 8, 2017
Social Security is NOT calling Posted Oct. 4, 2018
​​Threatening Elder Scams ​Posted Feb. 25, 2016