NextAdvisor Blog - Scams

How to Avoid the Most Common Scams of 2018

We look through the FTC's report on the most common scams of last year to help you protect yourself from fraud and identity theft.
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How Do You Know if You’re Falling for a Job Scam?

Job scams are the bane of anyone looking for good, honest work. That's why we're detailing what a job scam entails and how you can protect yourself.
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Tax Day is Coming: How to Guard Yourself Against Tax Identity Theft

Amid the chaos of a government shutdown and tax code changes, tax identity theft has the potential to thrive this year. Here's how to protect yourself.
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What to Do When a Loved One is Getting Scammed

If you think your loved one is getting scammed, there are things you can do. Learn how to discover the signs and find out what you can do to help.
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Watch Out for These Government Shutdown Scams

The federal shutdown is creating an ideal environment for fraudsters. Learn how to spot and avoid government shutdown scams.
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Government Shutdown Spells Trouble for Identity Theft Victims

The government shutdown has impacted many, and it's now causing troubles for identity theft victims. See what you can do if you fall victim..
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Signs Your Student Might Be Dealing with a Scholarship Scam

As your student starts searching for scholarships to apply for, take a moment to read our guide to spotting and avoiding a scholarship scam.
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FTC Cracks Down on Debt Relief Scheme: How to Find Trustworthy Resources

Many Americans are struggling with debt, but it's hard to know where to turn for help. Here's how to know who to trust when it comes to debt relief.
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What You Need to Know About Cardless ATM Fraud

A new generation of ATMs promise speed and convenience, but also enable a new kind of cardless ATM fraud, even if you don't use them yourself.
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Watch Out for These 6 Holiday Scams

The holiday season has finally arrived! While it's the season of giving, it's also a time when scams abound. Here are six holiday scams to watch out for.
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