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10 Tips to Avoid Fraud

10 Tips to Avoid Fraud

Monday, August 5, 2019

With fraud on the rise what steps can you take to help protect yourself and your identity from being compromised? Account numbers, credit card numbers, PINs, usernames, and even your mother’s maiden name are all pieces of personal information that scammers may try to get from you.  We’ve gathered information and come up with 10 tips to help you protect yourself from fraud.
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What You Need to Know to Protect Yourself from Spoofing

Friday, June 28, 2019

Have you ever received a call with a number similar to your own, but you don’t recognize it? Or has someone ever left you a voice mail threatening to arrest you if you don’t pay your taxes? These types of calls are called spoofing. What is spoofing?
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Tips for Creating and Protecting Passwords

Thursday, April 11, 2019

You often hear that you should use strong passwords online, but what makes a password strong? A good password is made up of a number of different characteristics. The following tips can help create a strong and secure password:
Warning! That's A Scam.

Warning! That's A Scam

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Congratulations you just won some money! The letter says so. And the check is included. To claim your money just deposit the check and wire the money to the sender to pay the taxes and fees. There's just one catch: this is a scam. Read more about how to protect yourself from scams.