Thursday, September 2, 2021

Protect yourself

 The Federal Trade Commission's Consumer Information Blog is a good regular source of information about scams that people are reporting. Recent posts include: 

WARNING: Email from FTC Chair Lina M. Khan about Coronavirus money is fake

Phishing scheme targets unemployment insurance benefits and PII

Hot rental car market = scams

More tax from online sales

From Bloomberg: The IRS is coming for your Venmo income.   The IRS is reported to have imposed a new requirement for Form 1099-K, on which a...