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Avoiding Fraud

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Avoiding Fraud

Western Union scam victims may now file claims for refunds

Have you lost money to a scammer who had you send money using Western Union? If so, you may be…
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Avoiding Fraud

Seven things you can do to protect against ATM skimming

Debit cards make it easy to access your money. Unfortunately, criminals agree and often try to steal debit card information…
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Avoiding Fraud

Basic tips to keep your computer—and identity—safe

It’s not always easy to identify online fraud, but when you’re armed with a little technical advice and common sense,…
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Avoiding Fraud

Identity Theft Protection

According to the Federal Trade Commission, identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the United States, affecting nine million…
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Avoiding Fraud

Children and credit reports: why parents should start checking

Turning 16 years old marks many milestones for a child: learning to drive, preparing for college, and yes, his or…
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Fight Fraud With a Credit File Freeze

Identity theft can catch even the most vigilant person off guard. Once a thief has possession of your personal information,…
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Avoiding Fraud

Identity Theft: A Survivor’s Guide

Identity theft is a crime with many faces: from the thief who skims your card info at the ATM, to…
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The Ultimate Guide to Dealing With Consumer Fraud

Fraud is a deliberate deception of a buyer by a seller in order to obtain an unfair gain. All states…
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Protect Your Credit With Fraud Alerts

Has your personal financial information fallen into the wrong hands? If so, you can take steps to reduce at least…
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