Everything you need to know about ID Theft

Learn everything you need to know about identity theft: why attacks occur, how they are detected, and how to mitigate their damage.

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The Top 3 Identity Theft Protection Services In 2020

In the digital age, the greatest threat is online. Here are the best protection services.
May. 28, 2020

Identity Guard vs. LifeLock: Which Credit Monitoring Service Shou...

Cybercriminals are constantly developing new ways to steal other people’s personal information and exploit their credit histories for financial gai...
Apr. 22, 2020

As ID Theft Hits Record High, Learn How to Combat the Main Scams

Identity theft incidents have soared in recent years as cybercriminals have developed new, innovative ways to target victims.
Apr. 22, 2020

10 Steps You Can Take Right Now to Protect Your Personal Informat...

January 28 is Data Privacy & Protection Day, an international holiday recognized by the United States, Canada, and European Union. The goal of Data...
Apr. 22, 2020

How to Protect Yourself From Phishing Attacks

Cybercriminals have been attacking our inboxes since the birth of email services like AOL and Hotmail in the 1990s. Worryingly, email-based cyber a...
Apr. 22, 2020

How Does Identity Theft Protection Work?

Identity theft has been happening since at least the middle ages, when impostors would claim to be emperors. It didn’t really become a concern for ...
Apr. 22, 2020

The Best Identity Theft Protection for Online Shoppers

There’s no doubt online shopping has made our lives easier. Whether you shop on Amazon or on a website operated by a local retailer, the benefits a...
Apr. 22, 2020

What to Do If You Are a Victim of Identity Theft

The ease with which we can handle the minutiae of daily life online has made taking care of chores quicker than ever before. At the same time, our ...
Apr. 21, 2020

Credit Freeze vs. Credit Lock: Here's All You Need to Know

Loan/lease fraud is the fastest-growing type of identity theft in America, with cases more than doubling last year. Fortunately, there are two ways...
Apr. 21, 2020

267M Users Affected By Facebook Data Breach: Here's How You Can S...

Facebook recently suffered a serious data breach in which almost 270 million usernames and phone records were extracted and then dumped onto a publ...
Apr. 21, 2020