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ATM skimmers found at banks

On December 17, 2010

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRCdUgv77ME] Would you notice an ATM skimmer? The victims I talked to say they had no idea until the bank called. It’s a scary situation that could easily happen to you. You’re vulnerable at more than just the ATM. Credit card skimming is also a problem. Click here to find out how to protect yourself.

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Census survey real or fake?

On May 14, 2010

I am one of 1,100 lucky metro residents to get a 28 page Census survey. The odds of getting it in a 10-year period are less than 1 in 4. You’re asked for everything but your social security number and bank account. It sounds like a lot of information, leaving some to wonder if the American Community Survey is fake. American…