Embedded chips are designed to help safeguard your identity, but that same technology could leave you vulnerable to fraud.
Vacations can often be a great way to escape the stresses of everyday life, but scammers see it as an opportunity to capitalize on your mist…
Scammers are posing as utility employees and threatening residents.
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The contractor had to wait for certain parts, but UH says the problem will be fixed Friday.
A post currently in circulation promises free trips via Delta, something the company has said is not true.
With money being exchanged, it’s not unusual for disagreements to come up.
The 93-year-old asked us to conceal her identity, but wanted to share her story so others, especially kupuna, don’t fall victim to a similar…
Con artists are using every trick in the book to try and get even a few dollars from potential victims.
Nationwide, about 27,000 students have been approved for loan forgiveness. More than 2,400 of them attended Heald College in Hawaii.
Instead of a mainland or international number showing up on your caller ID, it appears to be a local one.
Many homes have alarm systems, and that is an opportunity for someone to take advantage of you.
The best advice when you hit the rental counter is to slow down and read the fine print.
Many want to help, and while you may be looking to support victims, others may be looking for their next victim.
Callers are also posing as debt collectors, asking for money via wire transfer or prepaid debit cards.
Con artists are posting flashy ads on social media sites for made-up events, selling tickets, then leaving with the money.
The Better Business Bureau of Hawaii warns, the cheapest one might not always be the best one.
Experts say limiting the amount of information you share on social media will help you protect your passwords and accounts.
“What we’re trying to do is help people understand how to prevent identity theft, and also how to avoid things like ransomware, how to avoid…
The scam has been targeting members of non-profit organizations and community groups, and at least one person here in Hawaii reported fallin…