A Life-Changing Storm

Superstorm Sandy was devastating for the Staten Island community. A new book presented by The Staten Island Advance captures Sandy's impact and the indomitable spirit of the residents. For each book purchased, $5 will be donated to Project Hospitality Hurricane Relief Fund. Buy your copy.

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Photo: Staten Island Advance/Bill Lyons

Could you imagine making 4.6 billion calls in a month?

That's how many robocalls Americans received in February this year. And when your phone is ringing endlessly with scammers asking about your car's warranty, a free cruise, or even a scary warning about your insurance coverage, it can definitely seem like all the calls are going to you. So what do you do when you get one of these fake calls and how do you protect your personal information and money from cons? Here are the important steps to take.

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