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Seven Tips for Getting Better Customer Service
Will these tips save you time in getting resolution to your customer service problems? In some cases, yes; but don't count on it. What these tips ca…
Can Saving Tips Be Funky?
We think so, but decide for yourself. And the best news…they will save you money!
What Caveats Come with Charitable Giving?
Research charities before you give. There’s scammers after your money, and you nor the charities should be the victim.
Should You Get an Ad Blocker?
The good and the bad about ad blockers: the software that removes ads and avoids malware and things. But is it all good?
Are Your Kids' Smart Toys Safe?
Toys that connect to the internet can be a danger to your kids’ privacy. Limit the risks, now.
Are You at Risk of Medical ID Theft?
Scammers could be using your ID for prescriptions, insurance claims, and much more. Stop them cold!
Clickbaiting: The Online Bait and Switch
The good old bait and switch scheme moved online, and it is after your sanity, your personal info or computer files, and perhaps even your pocketboo…
Is Leasing (Electronics) a Good Idea?
Leasing is popular. Computers, phones, TV's; everything is leasable these days. But is it cheaper? Suitable for you? Find out about the advantages a…
Is a Payment Plan for (Small) Purchases a Good Idea?
Viewer beware. Though "rent-to-own" plans may seem convenient and affordable, you may be surprised how costly it can really be.
Staying up to Date
Should you keep your device's operating system up to date? If you don’t, you may be putting your personal and financial information at risk! This …
Are You at Risk of Spearphishing?
Spearphising is a targeted email attack, and scammers may be after your information and money. Shouldn't you know about this?
Is Starting a Business a Good Move for You?
You'll have freedom! Be your own boss! Great. But you also have to take care of a lot of details. It's a big step. Check to see if you're ready...
Are You (and Your Money) Safe on Facebook?
Facebook is laden with phishing scams and malware by crooks trying to steal your personal and financial information. Stop it cold!
Does Buying in Bulk Always Make Sense?
No. There's plenty or reasons why you shouldn't. But also why you should, of course. These tips may help you stock up.
Should You Bank Online or Mobile?
Is it safe? Is it really easier? Valid concerns. This video will help determine if mobile and/or online banking is right for you.
Credit Cards, Debit Cards, or Prepaid Debit Cards?
Which are safer to use? Answer: It depends. This video compares all 3 options.
Should You "Push" or "Pull" Your Online Payment?
Which one is quicker, easier or (more importantly) safer? Do you even know the difference? This video will push you in the right direction.
How to Spot a Fake Website?
Fake websites are drawing a lot of victims. Don't be one of them! Here’s how you spot those fake sites.
Will You Fall for a 0% Credit Card Trick?
Buying items "on credit" is all too common, and so are interest free offers. However, you have to be really careful and thorough to be offered the 0…
Is It Impossible Getting Teens to Save?
Getting in the savings habit early will change a teenager's life. FoolProof has some enjoyable tips to get that habit going, right now.
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