6.22.20 Beware credit card fraud; Renter background checks are flawed

As we do more shopping online, scammers are more likely to take over individual credit card accounts. So freeze your credit and check your statements and watch out for phishing scams.

Renter background checks help landlords decide who they will rent to. But they aren’t always accurate.
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