The Cybercrime Financial Threats You May Be Overlooking

Technology has become an integral part of everyday life. However, with nearly 400,000 identity theft complaints reported to the government in 2016, it’s no secret that the benefits of technological advancements are accompanied by numerous, unforeseen threats that leave personal, financial and intellectual information vulnerable to theft. Continue reading

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Tax Time Trouble: Identity Theft and Your Tax Return

Tax Day is on the way, and many people will be scrambling to meet the April deadline. However, filing your returns in a timely fashion isn’t the only thing to worry about. Tax-related identity theft is a growing threat. Continue reading

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Can You Be Spared from Hackers?

Staying safe online and preventing hackers from stealing your identity or personal information doesn’t seem to be so easy to do these days. In recent months, organizations ranging from social media networks to Internet services companies have made headlines when … Continue reading

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Are You Practicing Safe Gaming?

In a gamer’s quest to win big, many will overlook the broader cybersecurity risks of online gaming. Many app users remain woefully unaware of how unsafe gaming can lead to real-life vulnerabilities. I’ve outlined a few tips to better protect yourself below. Continue reading

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Do You Know Who’s Trying To Be You?

We all know identity theft is a problem for adults. But did you know that according to the Federal Trade Commission, young people ages 19 to 29 are more likely to be targeted by identity thieves than any other age group? Continue reading

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Are Your Appliances Sharing Your Secrets?

As more electronics companies develop Internet connected appliances, consumers may have to worry about their refrigerator or dishwasher compromising their personal information. Continue reading

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Don’t Tie the Knot With ID Thieves

Getting married should be a happy time, but it can leave newlyweds vulnerable to identity theft, a crime that affects nearly 10 million Americans each year.
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Tax Season a Holiday for ID Thieves

Preparing tax returns, or the information to hand over to a specialist, can be stressful enough. Unfortunately, you now have to keep in mind another tax season practice – ID theft protection! Continue reading

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‘Till Death Close Our Account

The social media accounts of recently deceased people provide a forum for family and friends to exchange sympathy and memories, but can also be an attractive target for identity theives. Continue reading

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ID Theft Beyond the Grave

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