The Better Business Bureau of Hawaii has a tool you can use, both to protect yourself and to help others.
Victoria Liberato got sick while on vacation and then got stuck with a massive hospital bill, even though she has medical insurance.
The deadline for filing your federal taxes this year is Monday, April 18, not Friday, April 15, since Friday is a holiday.
It’s not enough to use your birthday as a password anymore.
Your financial health and well-being is important in helping to protect you and your family.
Be very careful who you hire for your big day.
The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs has put together a comparison guide for vehicle and home owners, as well as renters.
Basically, you don’t need to pay for information that’s already free and readily available.
Several scams have already been reported so far this month.
Anthem, Starwood, Hyatt, Ashley Madison, all fell victim to cyber criminals, and there’s worry about what 2016 might bring.
The most common complaints the Better Business Bureau gets every year are contract and billing disputes.
Thieves like anything that has a social security number, or phone records, utility bills, and credit card statements.
There are bad guys out there who will take advantage of your generosity.
Tax scams made up about 24-percent, more than the next three categories combined.
The U.S. Air Force says lack of funding and personnel prevent it from providing the salute at funeral services.
The Honolulu Police Department says thousands of Hawaii residents a year fall prey to a gift card scam.
Buyers are targeted for their information and money. A single scammer will often operate multiple websites.
How many of the reviews are from real customers, and how many come from people paid to say nice things?