Based in Northern Arizona.

2017 IRS Phone Scam

2017 IRS PHONE SCAM!! Be on Alert     It is THAT time of year again and the scammers are at it again using one of their most successful plows. YOUR FEAR OF THE IRS and JAIL!   I received a phone call from a 202 area code which is Washington DC (scary). The phone […]

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2016 IRS Refund Dealy — Bummer for Some

As Holidays Approach, IRS Reminds Taxpayers of Refund Delays in 2017 IR-2016-152, Nov. 22, 2016   WASHINGTON — As the holidays approach, the Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers to remember that a new law requires the IRS to hold refunds until mid-February in 2017 for people claiming the Earned Income Tax Credit or the […]

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Fake Bank Email

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I received this email the other day, so I thought I’d share with you some ways that you can tell if you received a fake bank email or not.   I cannot stress enough – even if you receive a REAL email from your bank NEVER click on a link contained in the email; always […]

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Hoopla about the New Chip Cards

Okay, so by now almost all of us have had our regular debit/credit cards replaces with ones that have this little microchip on them and that (now) require you to leave your card in the device/card reader until the transaction is completed.   I, for one, was a bit irritated – I just didn’t see […]

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Halloween Safety Tips & Halloween Safety IQ Quiz

Walk Safely   Cross the street at corners, using traffic signals and crosswalks. Look left, right and left again when crossing and keep looking as you cross. Put electronic devices down and keep heads up and walk, don’t run, across the street. Teach children to make eye contact with drivers before crossing in front of […]

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