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How Can You Defend Yourself Against Medical Identity Theft?

Medical identity theft is one of the most challenging identity crimes to detect and prevent. It can have a huge impact on both your finances and your health,

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New Year, New You: Tightening Up Your Online Security

If getting on top of your finances is part of your New Year’s resolutions, improving your online security is a great place to start. Having your identity stolen can have a negative impact on your finances and it’s important to get ahead of it while you can.

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Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month: How to Prevent, Catch and Recover From Identity Theft

What to Know About Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month

In 2020, nearly 1.4 million identity theft claims were made to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

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Child Safety and Protection Month: How to Keep Your Children Safe Online

November is Child Safety and Protection Month

Some child advocates and organizations use November to promote safety – from environmental toxins, harmful toys and other physical threats to children. 

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October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). For 17, years the NCSAM campaign has engaged individuals, organizations, and businesses in cybersecurity awareness and safety by hosting events and providing free resources.

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6 Tips for Protecting Yourself Against a Data Breach

Data breaches are on the rise in recent years. More than 50 million people have already been impacted by a data breach in 2021. While there’s no ironclad method for stopping cybercriminals from stealing personal data,

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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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