Posts Tagged ‘Scam Alert’

Five Lessons Learned to Combat Scams in 2021, from USAGov

According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Americans have reported over 260,000 scams and lost over $412 million in frauds linked to COVID-19.

Due to the rise in fraud, federal experts across the government share official information on how to recognize, avoid and report many…

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Scam alert: LED Lamps with Counterfeit UL Marks May be Hazardous

Safety consulting and certifying company UL (Underwriters Laboratories) is warning of some LED lamps being sold to American consumers that bear a counterfeit UL Mark. This may mean that the lamps don’t actually meet current safety standards, and shouldn’t be used in homes.

You’ve probably seen the…

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