Connexus Blog

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Category: Security & Fraud

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Common Tax Scams

Each year, the IRS releases a list of 12 common tax scams. Learn which scams made the recent list and tips for protecting yourself.

How to Spot and Avoid Financial Scams This Holiday

There’s no need to let fraudsters dampen your spirit this holiday season. Learn what to watch for and how to protect yourself from scammers, ensuring they earn a place on Santa’s ‘naughty list’ this season.

“Smishing” Scams — How to Recognize and Avoid This Common Fraud Tactic

By now, you’ve probably heard of phishing (fraudulent emails that trick recipients into clicking on harmful links), but are you familiar with phishing’s equally scary cousin, smishing?

Common Types of Fraud & How To Prevent Them

While identity theft has become more common, there are steps you can take to protect yourself. We put together a list of the common types of fraud and tips to help you avoid falling victim.

How to Spot a Phishing Email

Phishing emails are the most common online cyber threat, so we’re going to give you the information you need to stay safe.