Protecting Yourself Online

Oct 2020

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Rick Bloom is joined by Melanie Duquesnel, President and CEO of the Better Business Bureau serving Eastern Michigan.  With many of us working (and schooling) from home, our online presence is more prevalent. This means it’s also a bigger target.

Rick and Melanie cover many different types of scams you should be aware of, including:

  • Phishing Scams
  • Password Scams
  • Text Scams
  • Government Scams
  • Utility Scams
  • and more

Also, Melanie explains why you need to protect your computer and other devices and also your kids’ as well.  Update your passwords, your software, and your security often.

Finally, Rick answers listener questions covering both Bitcoin and Snowbirding.

Note: Bloom Asset Management is now Bloom Advisors.  Find Rick at the team at  or call (248) 932-5200.

Find Melanie and her team at the Better Business Bureau here: or call 1.866.788.5706