It's that time of year, Tax Time! And the scammers will be out in force. Fox Van Allen, in his article "FTC Warns About a Huge Increase in Tax-Related Scams" writes "According to the FTC, there’s been a 24-fold increase in reports of criminals posing as IRS agents to scare victims into sending them cash or a pre-paid debit card number." Fortunately, there are ways to protect yourself. You can read the rest of his article here.