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How to Protect Yourself from Fraudulent Covid-19 At Home Tests Posted on Jan 28

How to Protect Yourself from Fraudulent Covid-19 At Home Tests

With the uptick of Covid-19 cases, the demand for at home Covid tests has increased. With this need for tests, fraudsters have seized the opportunity to create a new scam. When searching and purchasing Covid test kits online, consumers must now be on the look   …Continue Reading How to Protect Yourself from Fraudulent Covid-19 At Home Tests

FRAUD ALERT: COVID-19 Vaccine Survey Scam Posted on May 21

FRAUD ALERT: COVID-19 Vaccine Survey Scam

Distribution of the approved COVID-19 vaccines is well underway, but fraudsters are gaining access to vaccine-related data almost as fast as the rollout. According to the latest numbers from the Department of Public Health (DPH), more than 4 million people in Massachusetts have received at   …Continue Reading FRAUD ALERT: COVID-19 Vaccine Survey Scam