Fraud

March 18, 2014

Visa & MasterCard Announce Payment Security Working Group

MasterCard and Visa have announced the formation of a new cross-industry group focused on enhancing payment system security to keep pace with the expectations of consumers, […]
March 14, 2014

5 Things That Are Stopping You From Getting Rich

We would all love to have extra money, and it would be even better to have enough money to never worry about finances again. According to […]
March 12, 2014

10 Signs That You're a Credit Card Addict

For some, a credit card is just another wallet-burning mechanism, similar to cash, that must be used to satisfy some personal need or desire. But what […]
March 10, 2014

Are You Making These 3 Financial Mistakes?

What’s worse than making a mistake? Making a mistake that you don’t know about. It’s OK – we’ve all been there. When it comes to your […]
March 6, 2014

It's National Consumer Protection Week – Know Your Rights!

This week, March 2 – 8, is the Federal Trade Commission’s National Consumer Protection Week. Consumers are encouraged to visit AskDoctorDebt.org for free information to better […]
March 5, 2014

What Will You Do With Your Tax Refund?

Filing your taxes early provides a lot of advantages: It reduces the stress that comes with last-minute filing, can prevent tax return fraud (you get to […]
March 3, 2014

5 Strange Signs that the Economy is Improving

The recession that ran from 2007 to 2009 seemed to be good for family cohesion: The divorce rate hit a 40-year low, grown kids moved back […]
February 20, 2014

How Does Tax Software Stack Up?

In case you haven’t heard, tax season is here!  While some of us joyfully hand our tax files over to an accountant, many of us prefer […]
February 19, 2014

10 IRS Audit Red Flags

Do you ever wonder how the IRS chooses which taxpayers it wants to audit? While the IRS audits only about 1% of all individual tax returns […]