How To Avoid Fraudulent Telephone Call Scams
by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach
The FBI Newark Division recently released a warning to consumers about a new scheme that involves telecommunications denial-of-service (TDoS) attacks. The FBI has found that criminals are compromising victim accounts and then contacting financial institutions to change the victim’s profile information. These attacks often result in unauthorized access to consumer financial and brokerage accounts and the criminals may be able to transfer funds out of the financial accounts. Here’s what you need to know about this particular type of scam: [continue reading…]
Lynnette Khalfani Cox, The Money Coach, is a contributor at The Brand New Mommy.