TurboTax Stops E-Filing Of All State Tax Returns While Investigating Fraudulent Activity

For additional information to the story below CBC News explains: Fraudsters are able to get into the accounts of people who file their taxes electronically by buying names, addresses and other personal information from other cybercriminals, said company spokeswoman Julie Miller.   Fraudsters then file a false return that qualifies for a refund, changing the mailing address […]

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Gov Cancels SNAP Cards: Louisiana EBT Free-for-all May Come at a High Price 3

  Source: By Daisy Luther Gov Cancels SNAP Cards: Louisiana EBT Free-for-all May Come at a High Price   Remember last month when EBT cards in Louisiana showed no limits?  Remember how all of those EBT users had a chaos-fueled shopping spree and emptied store shelves within hours?  Remember how that one woman with […]

Malaysians gather in tens of thousands demanding political reforms (PHOTOS)

Source: Tens of thousands Malaysians have come out to protest in the country’s capital against the government calling for reforms and possible ouster of the ruling coalition. The rally comes before Malaysia’s general elections, which are due by mid-2013. According to local police, 80,000 people marched through Kuala Lumpur to the legendary Stadium Merdeka, […]

Over 50 thousand Visa and Mastercard credit card stolen this week

Source: Meghan Kelly Washington Post March 31, 2012 Credit card data — enough to create counterfeit cards — has been stolen from Visa and Mastercard users, Visa confirmed today. The companies are doing damage control, alerting banks and affected card members. According to security researcher, Brian Krebs, a group of individuals, have compromised the […]