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Security experts share tips and things to be mindful of when searching for deals on Amazon Prime Day.
It's no secret that seniors are a prime target for cyber scammers. These scams can be costly and can often lead to identity theft. Older adults lose around 3 billion US dollars annually to financial scams. According to various reports, the older you are, the higher the damage you incur.
Ashley Davis, BoomerHub
There are about 10 million people in North Carolina, and recent data shows more than 3 million cyber attack victims in the past 18 months.
Chelsea Donovan, WRAL reporter
An area woman reported an overnight loss of over $1,000 from her CashApp account.
It happened in the middle of the night, money disappeared from her Cash App account.
Monica Laliberte, WRAL anchor/5 On Your Side executive prodcuer
While on high alert for coronavirus, don't don't drop your guard for phishing scams. Some emails look official but have links that lead to malware.
A whopping 26,379 people reported being a victim of some sort of phishing scam. Together they reported nearly $50 million in losses, according to the FBI’s 2018 Internet Crime Report. Here’s advice on how to avoid this plague.
Raleigh police have been notified about a scam in which criminals who are posing as WRAL News reporter Amanda Lamb are requesting personal information from recipients or asking them to purchase gift cards.
Alfred Charles, WRAL.com managing editor