This month we highlight podcasts about charity fraud, vacation home rental scams, and pet scammers from AARP's The Perfect Scam podcast.

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Articles

Cleaning Secrets for Every Room
This article from Consumer Reports provides a room-by-room cleaning guide for your home.

BBB Scam Alert: Bored? Think Twice before Taking That Facebook Quiz
Do you take quizzes on social media? Before you take the next one, read this article from the Better Business Bureau.

Social Media a Gold Mine for Scammers in 2021
This data spotlight from the FTC describes how scammers use social media to con people and ways that you can protect yourself.

A Former Hacker's Guide to Boosting Your Online Security
These tips from ProPublica can help you improve your online security.

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