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Protect yourself from SMS scammers

Andy O’Donnell of Lifewire recently wrote a helpful article on protecting yourself from SMS text phishing attacks. Among other measures, he recommends:

He also recommends a couple of features that your cell provider may offer to help keep scam messages from ever reaching you, using a text alias and blocking texts from the internet. 

Read his full article on Lifewire