As Tap-and-Go cards become more and more popular, especially in today’s environment, questions arise about where these cards are accepted as well as the safety and security of contactless transactions. We would like to provide some more information on what you need to know about these cards. Are Tap-and-Go cards safe? Contactless cards have theRead more
Posts Tagged: Fraud
How to Protect Yourself from Scams
When it comes to avoiding fraud, it can feel like being scammed is inevitable. Your spam inbox is full of attempts to trick you, every other phone call you get is just another request for your information, and it seems like everyone has a story of how they were recently involved in a new, scaryRead more
How to Identify, Prevent and Report Elder Abuse
Let’s talk about Elder Abuse, particularly Elder Financial Abuse. Though not a commonly talked about subject, it is sadly commonly occurring. The NCOA (Nation Council on Aging) estimates that approximately 1 in 10 Americans aged 60+ have experienced some form of elder abuse, and one study estimates that only 1 in 14 cases of abuse are reported to the authorities.
Small Business Scams and How to Avoid Them
Scammers are always looking for new and inventive ways to take advantage of businesses like yours. It is your responsibility as a business owner to be informed and to make sure your employees are informed, too.