Whether you’re in a pinch or are preparing for a big life event that will require a large amount of money—many people rely on credit, debt, and loans every single day. But, don’t just take any opportunity for credit, a loan, or a for paying off your debt.
Identity theft is one of the most common types of fraud, and also one of the most potentially devastating in terms of consequences. Once your personal information is breached, it may be difficult to tell where it can end up.
Many people jump at the opportunity to make money quick when it presents itself. But, have caution that these opportunities may actually turn out to be scams that take your money, rather than help you make it.
You may think it’s your lucky day when you’re notified that you are the winner of a big cash payout or expensive prize. But, many types of these scams exist that trick you into claiming your faulty prize, just to take your money.
Scammers are evolving along with technology at an alarming rate. Breaching your personal information through your computer or other software can be one of the most costly scams and may be more than just financially devastating.