Protect Your Family From These Investment Scams

News of yet another investment scam is alarming enough, but when the victim is elderly, the crime seems especially offensive. Senior citizens are a favorite target of con artists for a variety of reasons. Here are some popular schemes to look out for.

Financial Mistakes You Should Avoid

We all make mistakes in managing our finances, but some mistakes are worse than others. Here are four of the biggest mistakes to avoid.

What’s New: Watch Out For E-mail And Phone Scams

The IRS is warning taxpayers not to respond to e-mails and phone calls they may receive which claim to come from the IRS or another federal agency. Such contacts are likely to be scams whose purpose is to obtain personal and financial information from taxpayers, which are then used by the scammers to commit identity theft.