McALLEN, Texas (AP) — Two Mexican citizens who were arrested at the border used account information stolen during the Target security breach to buy tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of merchandise, according to a […]
Attorney Robert Brennan talks with Money 101 host Bob McCormick about how parents can keep their children’s credit safe from would-be identity thieves.
NEW YORK (AP) — With less than a week until Christmas, a real-life Grinch has stolen the credit and debit card information of about 40 million Target shoppers. Target says anyone who made purchases by […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service issued $4 billion in fraudulent tax refunds last year to people using stolen identities, with some of the money going to addresses in Bulgaria, Lithuania and Ireland, according […]
We have the information you need to help with your finances. Today on Money 101 with Bob McCormick the conversation will include: Consumer law attorney Robert Brennan will review the steps to take to undo damage to […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – A Southern California man faces up to seven years in prison after agreeing to plead guilty in a case where he’s accused of hacking into hundreds of social media and email […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The 2014 budget proposal to be released by the White House on Wednesday will include new steps to combat what the Internal Revenue Service says is an exponential growth in tax refund-related identity theft.
NEW YORK (AP) — A week after losing the box office title to Bruce Willis, Melissa McCarthy took it back again. McCarthy’s road trip comedy “Identity Thief” topped the box office in its third week of release on Oscar weekend with $14 million for Universal.
MIAMI (AP) — With tax filing season heating up, an aggressive Internal Revenue Service crackdown is targeting the growing problem of criminals who use stolen identities to seek tens of thousands of dollars in fraudulent tax refunds.
NEW YORK (AP) — Three men are in custody on charges they spread a computer virus to more than a million computers worldwide, including at least 40,000 in the US, giving passwords and banking info that allowed hackers to steal tens of millions of dollars.
HESPERIA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have evacuated a Southern California motel after a meth lab was found in a room.