Consumer protection

IRS Watchdog Warns of Massive Tax Scam

Thousands of Americans nationwide have been targeted by a phone scam in which fraudsters claim to be from the IRS and demand money for unpaid taxes, the IRS' watchdog says.

NHTSA Demands Recall Data from GM

U.S. safety regulators are demanding that GM turn over documents detailing what the company knew when about a dangerous ignition problem that has been linked to 13 deaths.

4 Tips for More Secure Online Transactions

If you shop or bank online, you want to do it as safely as possible. Here's how to reduce the risk of identity theft from online transactions with your credit or debit card.