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Sep 24, 2018

Child Identity Theft: Are Your Children at Risk?

Is your child’s identity at risk? That might sound like a crazy question, but young children are prime targets for identity theft. We’ve outlined how children’s identities can be stolen, warning signs to look for, and what you should do if you find out your child has become a victim.

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Mar 19, 2018

Mobile Payment Apps: Convenience vs Privacy

The popularity of mobile payment apps is on the rise, and it’s never been easier and more convenient to repay that friend or co-worker you owe money. But with that convenience also comes some risk. If you’re using an app to complete a peer-to-peer transaction, are you sure your personal information is secure and private?

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Nov 20, 2017

Sign Up for “my Social Security” – It’s a No-Brainer!

Gone are the days of standing in never-ending lines at the Social Security office! With an account on the my Social Security site, a plethora of information is at your fingertips. We’ve highlighted the perks here.

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Sep 18, 2017

Equifax Victim? Now What?

Are you a victim of the Equifax hack? Here’s what happened and what you should do if your information was compromised.

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Nov 30, 2016

Lock Down Your Credit Reports

You can now prevent unauthorized access to your consumer credit reports. This is one way to limit the fraudulent activities resulting from identity ...

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