Pope Francis in April 2017 gave the Ted Talk, "Why the only future worth building includes everyone." The video is below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36zrJfAFcuc The transcript can be found here.
The IRS has released a list of the new tax scams making the rounds this year. At the top of the list to look out for is the Telephone Scam: The Sequel. Like a really bad movie sequel the scammers have come up with an unwelcome update on the Telephone Scam. In a nutshell: Scammers steal data... Continue Reading →
Happy Valentines Day. Here is a video done by History about the history of Valentines: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=neb7dbPW0Sk Here is a link to Google Valentines Google for 2018: https://www.google.com/doodles/doodle-snow-games-day-6-valentines-day Links in Article: Bet You Didn’t Know: Valentines Day | History (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=neb7dbPW0Sk) Google Doodle Archive (https://www.google.com/doodles/doodle-snow-games-day-6-valentines-day)
On July 29, 2017 Equifax discovered that attackers exploited a U.S. website application vulnerability to gain access from mid-May through July 2017 to certain data files. On September 7, 2017 they announced to the public that a cyber security incident impacting approximately 143 million U.S. consumers occurred. According to their statement the incident also impacted... Continue Reading →
Sometime ago a wax museum went out of business and auctioned off their presidential wax statues. John Oliver did an episode about the statues, the other celebrities that purchased a statue; and the five statues he bought. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5cBV8KFFasY After John Olivier had a few choice words to say about the wax president that Stephen Colbert... Continue Reading →
Lately I have been getting an increased number of IRS Phone Scams. As I mentioned in previous posts the IRS first sends out a letter if there is an issue with your taxes. You can contact the IRS directly to determine if there is an issue with your taxes. Here is the video from the IRS that... Continue Reading →