To remind taxpayers to be on the lookout for scams ranging from identity theft to return-preparer fraud, the IRS posted its Dirty Dozen list of tax scams for 2013.
As usual online scam artists have latched onto the interest in Hurricane Sandy to attempt to lure people into their traps. It is only spam and survey scams at the moment, but be on the lookout for further attacks.
Who doesn't love a good romance story? Oh, probably those who have ended up losing out on a lot of money.
Whether you approach the holiday travel season with dread or excitement chances are you will be carrying one or more mobile devices and looking for those last minute travel bargains. Naked Security's Lisa Vaas provides her advice on what to watch out for this year.
Bogus support call scams remain a big problem in Australia.
This time round, the crooks seem to have done their homework, doing a spot of market research first, then waiting a few weeks before starting the scam.