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TDS enhances cybersecurity measures for customers

Online security threats are on the rise. In 2022, 37 percent of consumers experienced some form of cybercrime — a… more...
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Beware of tax scams during filing season

Tax Day is upon us, and especially for those scrambling to finish their 2022 returns, stay on the lookout for… more...
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Top scams of 2022

If you were the victim of a scam last year, you certainly were not alone. The Federal Trade Commission reported that people lost $8.8 billion in scams in 2022.
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Identity theft awareness week

Identity Theft Awareness Week: How to reduce your risk

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is shining a spotlight on identify theft with a week's worth of educational opportunities to help keep you safe. Get the scoop from the FTC so you won't miss a thing.
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FTC: Fraud reports and losses aren’t just a grandparent’s story

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has some news that might surprise many of you—fraud reports from those under age 60 are higher than those who are over 60! Read on to learn more.
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Facebook messenger scams are going around

Facebook messenger scams are going around. The tricky part is, it can really feel like you're talking to a friend rather than a scammer. Learn what to look for so you can steer clear!
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This July, defend against military consumer scams

July is Military Consumer Protection Month and the Federal Trade Commission, the Department of Defense, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and other groups are highlighting tips and resources to help protect members of the military and their families.
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How scammers get your email

When your inbox is getting hit with phishing emails, you may wonder how scammers even found you in the first place. We did the research and are sharing five ways those scams end up in your inbox.
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FTC consumer alert: Cybersecurity advice to protect your connected devices and accounts

Our devices store a lot of personal information, so it’s a good idea to take a few minutes to make sure your computer, phone, and other connected devices are protected. The FTC offers their tips.
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New phishing scheme hitting inboxes

Phishing alert! Our fraud team is reporting a new round of phishing emails. This email has many of the classic hallmarks of a phishing attempt. Check it out.
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