Author Archives: Robert Sinclair

Memorial day scam

Do you still remember the Memorial Day that was commemorated a couple weeks ago? Memorial Day is time to honor service men and women and sacrifices they have made. Unfortunately, it can be an opportunity for scam artist to take advantage … Continue reading

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SIM CARD CLONING

Did you get a call from a strange phone number recently? Are you getting extremely high phone bill that doesn’t match your usage? Are you getting calls from people you don’t know, accusing you of making obscene calls? Are you … Continue reading

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Refund and recovery scam call

Being duped and scammed out of money is bad enough. Unfortunately, victims who lost money to a scammer once are likely to get another scam call. With a guarantee to help them recover the money they lost or get a … Continue reading

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Ringtone Phone Scam

It’s a Sunday and you’re sitting on your sofa, watching TV. A cool commercial pops in. You’re getting the most popular ringtone for free! Sounds great, huh? But before you say, “Gee, thanks! I’d love that,” think again. What you … Continue reading

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Ebola Phone Scam

You turn on your TV, the radio or your computer and sooner or later, you’ll run into an “Ebola” story. The news caused an uproar and people everywhere expressed their fear. However, while this is a serious health concern, others … Continue reading

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Credit Card Phishing Scam Warning

Unfortunately, science and technology often get ahead of good sense. Changes should not be based on whether or not it is possible, it should be based on whether or not it is good for the human race. Along with new … Continue reading

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How Government Regulates Credit Card Companies

Legislation is working hard to eliminate shady late billing practices especially by those in the credit card industry. In the US recently the House Finance Services Committee recently passed the Credit Card Holder’s Bill of Rights which was designed to … Continue reading

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Robocalls on The Rise

One of the newest scams to find success is called “smishing” or “vishing, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). This is where a text message or automated phone call on your landline or cell phone says there is … Continue reading

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Fake Boarding Passes Warning

Several years ago a university student, Christopher Soghoian, decided to test security at what is considered to be one of the most secure sites in the world; namely, the airport. Beginning with testing the limits of the Transportation Security Administration … Continue reading

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Fake Yellow Pages Listing Scam

For those in business, advertising through the Yellow Pages has been a tried and true method of increasing a customer base. The name Yellow Pages nor the “Walking Fingers” logo, however, are not copyrighted and is now being used by … Continue reading

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