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How to Recover from Identity Theft

Identity Theft

There are a lot of things you can do to protect yourself from identity theft. You don’t want to make it easy for the bad guy. But at the end of the day, you are still at risk. Even when you’ve done everything properly. To recover as quickly as possible, here are six things to do if you’ve been hit ...

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What You Need to Know About The Home Depot Data Breach

Home Depot Breach

On September 2nd, news outlets began reporting a massive data breach affecting customers who shopped at Home Depot’s brick and mortar stores since April of this year. As with previous cyber attacks targeting Albertson’s, Neiman Marcus, Michael’s, P.F. Chang’s, and SuperValu, the Home Depot breach resulted from point-of-sale systems infected with malicious software designed to swipe sensitive data from credit ...

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Should You Use a Credit Monitoring Service?

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A lot of people look at using credit monitoring services and there is no shortage of sites offering this service. However, before you leap at the service you need to consider whether or not this is actually something you need. You should also consider what these services actually offer and how they could potentially help you. What do Credit Management ...

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How to Avoid Identity Theft

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The average person goes to great lengths to ensure that their home, vehicle, and personal property are protected from those who would like to steal what is not rightfully theirs. What’s strange is that those same folks give very little thought to protecting their identity to the same degree, which in this day and age is a major mistake. Identity ...

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