The dictionary defines a spoof as a hilarious imitation of something, or a trick played on someone as a joke. Turn that word into a verb and you’re left with an imitation relying on exaggeration, or a hoax or trick,
App and OS (operating system) updates are an important step in keeping our phones, tablets and computers secure. I always try to pay close attention to update notifications and respond as quickly as possible to avoid any problems down the
We’re not necessarily out of the woods when it comes to the Pandemic of 2020, and “things” definitely seem to be on the mend. But, even so, there’s still general uncertainty surrounding what happens next and where we go from
Did you know you’re supposed to endorse a check differently if you’re depositing it via a mobile device as compared to handing it to a banker in person? Yes, it’s true. How do I endorse the check correctly? It’s easy.
The simple, short answer is that fraud can look like many different things, and anyone can fall victim. I got a call on my cell phone yesterday around 5:00. The number was unknown so I let it go to voicemail.
How are you with spreadsheets? Are you an expert who can write formulas with the best of them? Or are you helpless and hopeless? Someone sends out a family spreadsheet full of contact information and you cannot figure out how
As we wrap up National Cybersecurity Awareness Month we thought it was fitting to share a few more of our favorite tips and tricks from our friends at the National Cybersecurity Alliance. To learn more, visit their website at https://staysafeonline.org/
Every day, thousands of people fall victim to fraudulent texts, calls and emails from scammers pretending to be their bank. And in this time of expanded use of online banking, the problem is only growing worse. That’s why, this October,
Not that long ago customers were hesitant about paying bills online. Many people did not trust internet transactions because they could not verify the security of them, so paying bills online seemed risky. Thankfully, over time, people have realized that
If you have the responsibility to take care of an elder, there are many tasks that you can be held accountable for, including avoiding contact with them during a pandemic. And, while it can be hard to monitor their activities,