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FinCap Friday: Who Wants To Be A Billionaire?

In Oct 2018 someone won the Mega Millions lottery, gaining around $1.5 Billion., even though you only have a 1 in 330 million chance of winning. However, you can still become a millionaire through investing and saving your money.

FinCap Friday: Who's Calling?

Getting calls from an unknown number is common. The number of scam calls has increased greatly in the past couple of years, which makes it important to be careful when you are on a phone call with an unknown caller.

FinCap Friday: 'Tis the Season of Scammers

Between Nov 2017 and Jan 2018, online fraud increased by 22%. The amount of fraud skyrockets during the holiday season every year making it important to know hot to recognize a scam.

FinCap Friday: Is I.P.O. the Way To Go?

People are always interested in companies that decide to do an IPO or initial public offering. This is when companies decide to sell stock on the stock market. However, this may not be the safest investment making.

FinCap Friday: Dangerous Downloads

Face App was a viral app that made your face seem older. However, people soon realized that you let the app access all your photos and internet searches. This is an example of how important it is to read a contract in full.