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October is Cyber Security Awareness Month – Here Are Some Tips

A bank notified me that an online account was opened using my...

How Can Biometrics Protect Your Identity?

Read to learn about how biometric technology will reshape the identity theft protection landscape...

What is Spear Phishing?

Spear phishing occurs when scammers use personal details to tailor the emails, text messages,...

Your Mailbox May Still Be Vulnerable to Old School Identity Theft

It takes just one piece of intercepted mail for a criminal to begin stealing...

Here’s Why Your Identity Might Be at Risk When You’re Filling Up

Find out how identity thieves can steal your personal information with a skimmer ...

Scams Targeting Seniors – What To Know And How To Protect Yourself (And Your Loved Ones)

CNBC recently reported that older Americans lose at least $36.5 billion every year on...

Do You Know How to Protect Your Child from Identity Theft?

You buckle them into car seats, make sure they wear a helmet when riding...

How Do I Report Identity Theft?

How do I add a fraud statement to my credit report? I...

Avoiding Summer Identity Theft: 5 Must-know Steps

While the details of flights, hotels and activities are top of mind for most...

How can you check your minor child’s credit report if you suspect illegal activity?

If you are concerned that someone may have used your minor child’s identification information...

A Case of Stolen Identity: How It Happened and How I Got My Life Back

Financial blogger Kem Washington shares how she was able to bounce back from the...

Fighting Holiday Identity Theft: Travel and More

Looking to avoid a side of identity theft along with your Christmas ham? Make...