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Bloomington Beware!

Consumer watchdog series exposing scams in south central Indiana
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Better Beware! – Kidnapping Smartphones

Ransomware has been an increasing danger for computers, but now the bad guys are targeting smartphones and other mobile devices. Beware, bigtime!

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Better Beware! – Sneaky Email Scam

They almost got me last week…and if you aren’t very careful, they’ll get you too. Here’s one of the sneakiest spams I’ve ever seen.

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Bloomington Beware! – Gold Diggers of 2015

Up next, our weekly consumer watchdog segment Bloomington Beware!

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Bloomington Beware! – Online Colleges

Up next, our weekly consumer watchdog segment Bloomington Beware!

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Bloomington Beware – Scams On Us 1

A highly suspicious phone call offering “business owners” a highly questionable benefit came in just as this week’s script was being written — what timing!

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Bloomington Beware! – Bad News & Good News

The internet is coming to resemble something that happened 100 years ago – World War I. But the good guys are fighting back!

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Bloomington Beware! – Year End Review

Well, the old year is fast running out. It’s Christmas Eve already, WFHB News is on hiatus this week, and that means Bloomington Beware won’t be repeated in the evening as usual. So listen up and make a special effort to clue your friends and family in on any of this news they might be able to use. We’ve reported …

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Bloomington Beware! – Holiday Scams Part 3

More info and warnings about holiday-themed scams that are suckering all too many victims at a time when we all should be happy and trusting, instead of fearful and suspicious.

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Bloomington Beware! – Holiday Scams Part 2

There are more rotten rumors and crafty con-games going around this time of year than are dream’t of in your imagination, Horatio, and here’s the lowdown on more of them…even if your name isn’t Horatio.

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Bloomington Beware! – Holiday Scams

The Holidays are a big time for both stores and scammers. Here’s a headsup on three of the con games that are going around right now.

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