Monthly Archives: January 2017

Beware of this Mystery!

By | January 16, 2017

What is a mystery shopper? It may start with a phone text message or email like this: “Hiring in your area! Mystery Shoppers needed. Make up to $50.00 an hour call 1888-xxx-xxxx” Mystery shopper companies conduct surveys and evaluate other companies. They hire people to go shopping at particular stores (these stores usually have requested… Read More »

What was the #1 scam in 2016?

By | January 5, 2017

According to the article “Top 10 Scams of 2016” the following is #1 on the list. Recently I received a call from Microsoft, or now I believe it to be someone pretending to be Microsoft. The call was following a message I received on my computer about not being able to run programs due to… Read More »