We are interrupting our Evidence-Based Investment Insights series to bring you an important Ransomware alert. As an advisor, we’re interested in helping you maintain financial security across multiple fronts. So we’re reaching out to ensure you’ve seen the unfolding news about the latest global ransomware attack on computers running Microsoft Windows operating systems.
An aggressive and sophisticated phone scam targeting taxpayers, including recent immigrants, has been making the rounds throughout the country. Callers claim to be employees of the IRS but are not. These con artists can sound convincing when they call. They use fake names and bogus IRS identification badge numbers.