Spotlight November 2019
- Category: Spotlight
From the Marketplace.org:
- The marketing tactics behind those odd weights and sizes you see at the supermarket
- What's behind the price of gasoline?
- The most common scams in the U.S. involve online purchases
Digital Knowledge Quiz
Test your knowledge on digital topics and terms by taking this 10 question quiz from the Pew Research Center.
Smishing: A Silly Word for a Serious Fraud Risk
These phishing attacks through text messaging are on the rise. These tips from Consumer Reports can help you avoid them.
SIM Swap Scams: How to Protect Yourself
This article from the FTC explains what a SIM swap scam is and how you can protect yourself.
Can You Fly with That?
Test your knowledge of what you can bring on a flight with this quiz from Kiplinger.
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