identity-protection

10 Steps to Stop ID Theft Dead in Its Tracks!

Identity theft happens all too frequently. A few careless mistakes with your personal information and you could be in the clutches of an ID thief. How do you prevent identity theft and fraud from happening to you? Here are 10 steps to safeguard your personal information and make sure ne’er do wells don’t snatch your credit identity.

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How to Manage Your Finances in a Volatile Economy

5 Basics of Personal Finance in a Crazy Economy

Between the congressional budget drama, debt ceiling deadlines, S&P credit rating downgrades and the fed funds rate announcement, it’s almost dizzying to try to understand what all of this economic activity means for your wallet. The best thing you can do is get back to basics and make sure your finances are ready to weather any financial storm. We cover five personal finance basics that you should always make sure are in order.

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Identity theft

Tis the Season: How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft during the Holidays

he holiday spirit seems to conjure up the criminal spirit too, as the holidays often see a spike in the amount of identity theft, according to the Identity Theft Resource Center. With more people shopping online, the increased pool of victims seems to lure out identity thieves right along with those out for a shopping spree. Since you are at more risk during the holiday season than you are at other times of the year, take some necessary precautions to further protect your identity, your credit and your money.

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Identity Theft: What to Do If Your Identity Is Stolen

7 Ways to Respond to Identity Theft

Millions of Americans fall prey to identity theft each year, according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). When you get the frightening call or become aware that you are one of these victims, it’s important to spring into action quickly to correct the damage that’s been done and prevent further damage.

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Elementary Approach to Personal Finance

An Elementary Perspective to Personal Finance

A first-grade teacher at the Dayspring Academy in Port Richey recently made headlines after she taught her class of six and seven-year-olds the basics of personal finance. How long has it been since a teacher made the news for doing something both productive and legal? Carmen Johnson explained, “It’s just a matter of how you show them. A lot of times they’ll understand.”

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5 Ways to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

If you haven’t had your identity stolen, you probably know someone who has. Identity theft occurs when someone steals your personal information and uses it without your knowledge to commit fraud or other crimes. It’s a growing problem, affecting 11.1 million adults in the United States just last year. Fortunately, there are many ways to protect yourself.

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Identity Theft Protection at Quizzle.com

Quizzle Launches Unique Approach to Help Users Protect their Identities

Quizzle announced today the launch of a new identity theft tool that will help users locate and eliminate personal information found on the Internet. Identity theft is a growing concern that affected 11.1 million Americans in 2009 alone, according to a recent survey by Javelin Strategy & Research. This issue is poised to increase, as access to personal information on the Internet continues to grow.

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