Perpetrators of tech support scams try to trick victims into believing their computers are infected and they need help. Some scammers pretend to be connected with Microsoft, Apple or a familiar security software company such as Norton or McAfee, and claim to have detected malware that poses an imminent threat to the person’s computer.
The U.S. Postal Service reaches every home and business in the country. The vast majority of the mail it delivers arrives in tact, but thieves persist in their efforts to steal it. Use these tips to protect yourself from mail theft which can result in identity theft and financial fraud.