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Recent Scam Alerts:
Watch for These Holiday Shopping Scams
The holiday shopping season is upon us. Here are some helpful tips to keep from becoming a victim of fraud and identity theft.
Cashier Check Scams
Many consumers inadvertently fall victim of cashier’s check fraud scams because it’s difficult to verify the validity of a cashier’s check.
Payment Lure Scams
With the possibility of future legitimate stimulus money coming in the U.S., scammers are taking advantage of opportunities to steal personal information.
Skimming Scams in the San Jose Area
We are seeing an uptick in the San Jose area in skimming devices on self-service card terminals such as gas pumps. Here are some best practices to know.