Don’t Call Unknown Numbers

If you get a call from any of these area codes do NOT pick up, do NOT call them back even if they leave a message.  268, 284, 473, 664, 649, 767, 809, 829, 849 and 876 according to FTC, will add charges to your bill as soon as you pick up the phone or […]

Phony VPN/Security Services [alert]

“Follow the money.”   Willie Sutton famously was quoted (Snopes says Sutton was quoted incorrectly) saying he robbed banks because that’s where the money is. Just as fake charities steal donations after a disaster, fake security services pop up in light of general concern about privacy. https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/phony-vpn-services-are-cashing-in-on-americas-war-on-privacy What could be bad about a service called “MySafeVPN” […]