When the Internet was first introduced, it was new and for some, quite confusing. As people figured out what they could do, they also discovered that securing their information was a must. The best way to do this was by creating a password. At this point in time, the most common password used was “123456,” […]
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It is not uncommon for people to confuse identity theft and credit card fraud, or to think they are one-in-the-same. The fact is, they aren’t and understanding the difference is essential to fully understand the seriousness of each issue. When you get to know the basics and how you can protect yourself, you will minimize […]
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If you have ever lost your purse or wallet, you know the sense of panic it can create. Today, most people carry half of their lives in their wallet. ID cards, insurance information, debit and credit cards, money – everything is in this. If all this information falls into the wrong hands, it can wind […]
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When you check into a hotel, you may assume that the company is going to keep you, as well as your valuables safe, by not sharing keys to your room with others and providing you a safe for your belongings. However, there may be a much larger threat lurking in this rented space. The free […]
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If you love Apple products, one of the most exciting times of the year is when the new model is released. However, you still have to do something with that old phone you have lying around. While there are some companies that will buy it back or provide a discount on your new phone if […]
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