(Almost) falling for a fraud


Kellie FlanaganIt’s almost Thanksgiving and, while we are fortunate to be surrounded by nearly innumerable blessings, I’m giving thanks I wasn’t taken for a ride.
The idea I’m pretty smart was put to the test recently after what was clearly a scam attempt. See if you can count the number of things I did wrong in this instance.
The trouble began with a weekday email I read first thing in the morning. One of our revolving credit card accounts reported a $300 fraudulent charge on our card. The char...

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