Category: Covid

What you need to know about PPP loan forgiveness

November 11th, 2020 by

Since March, millions of small businesses have obtained forgivable loans through a key federal program to help meet payroll and other basic expenses. It’s been a life-saver for many of them during the economic meltdown caused by the pandemic. It has also helped millions of workers stay on the job with a steady paycheck. Now […]

Beware of COVID-19 Scams

June 18th, 2020 by

Beware of COVID-19 Scams By George Robertson With the media consumed with COVID-19 information and the economic stimulus package passed by Congress, hackers are having a field day. What a great opportunity for hackers to engage with people during this stressful time. They are hoping to catch people off their guard and get them to click […]


April 15th, 2020 by

COVID 19 By now, just about every business has been impacted by the Corona Virus outbreak. Most small towns, large cities, states and over 180 countries have been impacted by this deadly virus. There is plenty of information being released by the government detailing how to keep you and your family safe. The government has […]

Stein: Scammers already phishing for NC residents’ federal checks

April 15th, 2020 by

Stein: Scammers already phishing for NC residents’ federal checks Scammers are already positioning to exploit North Carolina residents as they receive stimulus checks as part of the federal coronavirus response, Attorney General Josh Stein told Carolina Public Press in a phone interview. Whenever there is money to be made, unscrupulous people “come out of the […]

FBI Sees Rise in Fraud Schemes Related to the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 15th, 2020 by

Scammers are leveraging the COVID-19 pandemic to steal your money, your personal information, or both. Don’t let them. Protect yourself and do your research before clicking on links purporting to provide information on the virus; donating to a charity online or through social media; contributing to a crowdfunding campaign; purchasing products online; or giving up […]