Posts Tagged ‘theft identity protection’

Symantec Norton Antibot The Latest In Norton Computer Protection Software by Lisa Carey

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

It seems like every other month a new “program” comes along to make our lives that much easier. For example, first we could bookmark favorites, and then RSS feed them, and then came widgets and now “bots” which are robots that do a lot of our computer work for us in the background. Examples of friendly bots are weather bots, game playing bots, instant messaging and my favorites (more…)

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9 Sensible Steps To Prevent Identity Theft BEFORE It Happens – free article courtesy of ArticleCity.com

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

9 Sensible Steps To Prevent Identity Theft BEFORE It Happens
 by: Marige O’Brien

Unfortunately, identity theft has become the crime of the new millenium. Though credit card companies and various agencies work to prevent it, it is, ultimately, the responsibility of each individual to take their own precautionary measures against this crime. Fortunately, there are some simple changes that can (more…)

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Preventing Identity Theft: Protecting Customer and Employee Private Information by Donna Ray Chmura

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

Identity theft occurs when someone uses personally identifying information, such as Social Security numbers or credit card numbers, without permission, to commit fraud or other crimes. Thieves obtain this personally identifiable information by going through business trash, intercepting credit card information, “pretexting” or “phishing” to obtain personal information under false pretenses, or hacking (more…)

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Immediate Steps to Take If You Think Your Identity Has Been Stolen by Robert F. Brennan, Esq.

Saturday, May 28th, 2011

Just today one of my good friends wrote & wanted a consultation with me because he gave out some of his personal information to an unrecognized website. He is now concerned about a possible identity theft and wrote to ask me of the best way to prevent this from happening. As I’ve previously written, there is no foolproof way of completely preventing identity theft, for any number of reasons, (more…)

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Identity Theft – Additional Protection for Soldiers on Active Duty – free article courtesy of ArticleCity.com

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Identity Theft – Additional Protection for Soldiers on Active Duty
 by: Charlie Essmeier

Congress passed the Fair Credit Reporting Act several years ago in an attempt to smooth out some problems in the credit reporting industry. The best known provision of this Act is one that permits Americans to receive a free copy of their credit reports from each of the three main credit bureaus once (more…)

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How You Can Win Against Identity Theft by Amy Wells

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

So, you have just realized that somebody has stolen your identity and it is racking up debt left and right, and you want to set a stop to it, but you do not know what to do. Nicely, keep reading, because in this article you’ll learn precisely what to do when you’re a victim of identity theft. Once you have absorbed this info, act quickly, simply because the sooner you start fighting for your identity, (more…)

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5 Tips For Identity Theft Protection by Daryl Campbell

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

It’s that time of year.

This is when we all start getting those emails that want to steal our secret codes and passwords. You know the ones: “Your Account Is About To Be Closed,” “There’s A Block On Your Account,”, “Congratulations – You’ve Won The Lottery (that you never entered).”and my favorite “Could You Help Me Claim My Funds?”. (more…)

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What Are The Insidious Offense Can Identity Theft Do? by Amy Wells

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

It was already late at night and also you were walking down the street alone. The wind is blowing briskly through the tall buildings you’re passing by. Then, an individual appears, out of nowhere. He/she proceeded to run by you and knocking you more than, created a grab for the wallet and disappeared through a corner.

It could be a scene from a movie, only it happened! However, this type of stealing, (more…)

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Personal Identity Theft – A Privacy Policy by Amy Wells

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Personal identity theft is one of the worst things that can happen to a person and one of the best ways is to protect your privacy by understanding what is contained in a privacy policy. It is important that before you give out your personal information to other businesses, health facilities and financial institutions ask that for their privacy policy first and if the company declines to do so then (more…)

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