Steer Clear of Money-Making Scams While You’re Stuck at Home

Posted on 08. Dec, 2020 by in Fraud, Small Business Tips

Scammers are targeting people looking to make money while stuck at home. While there are plenty of legitimate opportunities to earn extra cash, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) says to steer clear from the following money-making scams: At-Home Medical Billing Businesses. Many medical billing business opportunities are worthless. Their promoters don’t tell the truth about earnings […]

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The New Cramming

Posted on 14. Jul, 2014 by in Small Business Tips, VirtualConnections Newsletter

This sneaky fraud could be costing you The art of adding unapproved, deceptive or misleading services to your phone bill is commonly known as cramming. Historically these charges could be seen within your traditional telephone bill. With the shift from traditional land-lines to cell phones, a new form of cramming is making its presence felt. […]

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