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5 Ways to prevent Airline WiFi from Hackers

by Robert Siciliano

Airport Wi-Fi

When getting on a flight many business professionals connect online. It’s common these days to see a number of people on an airplane busy at their laptops—business-looking people dressed in suits, eyes pasted to spreadsheets, charts, graphs and other grinding tasks. … Continue Reading

New Computer? Care for Data Privacy in 5 Steps

by Stay Safe Online

Back when we got our first computers about 20 years ago, I think we all had the same concern: “What picture should I choose for my desktop?” … Continue Reading

Two Ways Tax Scammers Might Target You

by Federal Trade Commission

FTC Tax IDT Week

It’s that time of year — tax time. It’s also a great time to get up to speed on tax-related scams. Here are two ways tax scammers might target you: … Continue Reading

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Bogus Credit Card Offers

It’s more convenient to use credit cards than cash or checks, especially for large purchases. But companies that offer to help you get a credit card may intend to steal your money instead. … Continue Reading

FTC Tax IDT Week
FTC Identity Theft Awareness Week

Consumers have the chance to gain access to tools and educational sessions that can help protect themselves and their family from the threat of tax identity theft. Taxpayer-related identity theft is a fast growing risk with nearly one million victims reporting to the IRS in 2013. … Continue Reading

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Top scams of 2014 reveals phantom debt scams on the rise

Worry about consumers’ vulnerability to fraud attacks has never been so great, with new headlines about the growing millions of Americans whose personal information has been stolen appearing every day. With fraud vulnerability on the minds of many, the experts at the National Consumers League are releasing a report about scam trends from 2014—some good, some bad, and with new warnings for avoiding fraud. … Continue Reading

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