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6 ways to spot a mobile payment app scam

Scams

5 ways to spot a student loan forgiveness scam

Student Loans

Yes, the On Point Global settlement with the Federal Trade Commission is real

Scams

5 ways to protect yourself from a job scam

Scams

Yes, FCC Affordable Connectivity Program’s $30 discount is real

Money

Facebook does not have a lottery promotion. This is a common scam.

Scams

Did you get an offer for a government grant without applying for one? It’s a scam.

Scams

Yes, unsolicited texts offering money for putting advertisements on cars are scams

Scams

VERIFY Fast Facts: 4 ways to spot charity donation scams

Scams

Yes, Medicare card replacement phone calls are a scam

Scams

No, a QR code cannot ‘force’ a payment

Scams

Yes, scammers can use QR codes to steal your personal information

Scams

Yes, scammers do ‘clone’ Facebook accounts

Social Media

VERIFY Fact Sheet: How to avoid credit repair scams

Scams

$500 Speedway fuel cards for $1.95 is a scam

Scams

No, answering a phone call from a telemarketer does not take you off the Do Not Call Registry

Technology