Avoiding identity thefts and scams , Living Well Wednesdays
Living Well Wednesday series slated for March 23
March 24, 2022
K-State Research and Extension
Once upon a time, it took a face-to-face encounter for a thief to rob you.
Today? Not so much.
“Today, there are a wide variety of large businesses that have been developed to prey on people who have assets,” said Barbara Stockebrand, a family and consumer sciences agent in K-State Research and Extension’s Southwind District.
Technology has opened avenues for people with bad intentions to steal your identity or coax you into a scam simply by gathering your personal information from an email or financial transaction.
“It can happen anytime to...