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Reduce the risk of identity theft

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How to Help Recover from Identity Theft

Identity theft occurs when a criminal steals someone’s personal information (e.g., their name, credit card number, Social Security number, etc.), and uses it to commit fraud,

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6 Steps to Smartphone Security

Internet usage has increased steadily every year since it was invented. Today, more than 313 million Americans are active online, and each are spending an average of 6 hours and 42 minutes a day shopping,

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5 Signs you may be the victim of identity theft

Over the years, as we’ve clicked around the internet, we have been leaving a trail of personal information behind. We bank, shop, book travel, or do just about everything online.

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7 Cybersecurity Tips for Remote Workers

Cybercrime has become the fastest-growing industry in the U.S. And the problem is likely to grow thanks to a partial shift to a remote workforce brought on by the pandemic.

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Top 5 Tips for Stronger Passwords

Most people have about 100 passwords, according to a study by password management company NordPass. That’s a lot to remember. To save mental space, most people resort to easy-to-remember passwords like “123456,” “picture1,” and,

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10 Ways To Help Protect Yourself Against Tax ID Fraud

When people hear the words “tax fraud,” they often think about efforts to cheat on taxes. Tax ID fraud sounds similar but occurs when someone uses your stolen personal information (or “ID”),

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Filing Your Taxes Early

Filing Your Taxes Early Can Help You Avoid Tax Fraud

We get it. Taxes are due on May 17, so why take the time to get them done in March? Or February? Unsurprisingly, many people wait until the last week to file their taxes.

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No one should tackle identity theft alone

Identity restoration is a complex process, and without Complete ID you could find yourself on seemingly endless calls with lawyers, banks, and the police.

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Catching the Subtle Signs of Identity Theft

Detecting threats before they wreak havoc on personal lives.

Jenna, a Costco Member and Complete ID customer who lives in California, noticed unexpected activity on her credit.

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