We Need To Do More To Guard Against Identity Theft

We Need To Do More To Guard Against Identity Theft

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We Need To Do More To Guard Against Identity Theft
Northwest Iowa — Most people think about protecting themselves from identity theft, but most don't get around to doing anything to protect themselves. A financial advisor says you can — and should — do more to protect yourself from identity theft.
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The Real Tax Nightmare May Be on the Way

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The Real Tax Nightmare May Be on the Way
There are other things you should do continually to protect yourself from identity theft. I call them the three Ms. Minimize Your Exposure. Be covetous of your personally identifiable information online, in person and on the phone. Be circumspect about …
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Election Roundtable: How to protect yourself from identity theft

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Election Roundtable: How to protect yourself from identity theft
A play on the name of the agency — the Commision on Elections (Comelec) — that is at the center of a controversy created by the leak of data it gathered from registered voters, personal data that has since been downloaded first by Lulzsec.ph and then …
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East Greenwich to hold an open shred event April 30

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East Greenwich to hold an open shred event April 30
Protect yourself from identity theft while being green. The East Greenwich Township Environmental Commission and Green Team are sponsoring an open shredding event on Saturday, April 30 from 9 a.m. to noon at the East Greenwich Municipal Building, …
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What You Need to Know About Settling a Credit Card Debt

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What You Need to Know About Settling a Credit Card Debt
(If this happens to you, read our guide on how to improve your credit score.) Viale said most creditors will offer a settlement for 50 to 70 cents on the dollar of what you owe. Even though you won't pay the full amount of your debt, you'll need to …
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Second seminar to focus on identify theft

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Second seminar to focus on identify theft
UBT and the Wahoo Chamber of Commerce are hosting “Protect Yourself From Identity Theft” on Friday, April 22. It starts at 9:30 a.m. in the UBT community room. The program is open to the public, however, seating is limited. Reserve a place in the …
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Shred the word at credit union

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Shred the word at credit union
UKIAH >> Mendo Lake Credit Union (MLCU) invites the public to “Shred the Word — Protect Yourself from Identity Theft” with free shredding opportunities in both Lake and Mendocino counties. Anyone may bring up to five boxes or bags of old documents for …
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Florida Credit repair and identity theft firm – The Credit Cleaners, LLC …

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Florida Credit repair and identity theft firm – The Credit Cleaners, LLC …
What is a credit report? What does mine say and how do I get one? These questions are on many people's minds and are one of the first topics discussed in the book. Legislation called the FACT Act was passed that allows all Americans to get one free …
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7 Easy Ways to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

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7 Easy Ways to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft
You've heard the horror stories from friends and neighbors, or maybe you've lived through some yourself: In 2015, 13.1 million Americans had their identity stolen, the highest number in six years. Victims, including consumers, banks and others, lost …
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Shred & Protect in Trinity open to surrounding areas

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Shred & Protect in Trinity open to surrounding areas
TRINITY — Local Government Federal Credit Union sponsors Shred & Protect Friday, April 29, from 1-4 p.m. at the Trinity City Hall Parking Lot, 6701 N.C. 62, Trinity. Protect yourself from identity theft by bringing your personal documents and records …
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Should you buy credit and identity theft monitoring?

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Should you buy credit and identity theft monitoring?
Credit monitoring is a job you can do yourself if you're willing to take the time. If all you want is to chart your progress as you try to build or rebuild your credit, doing it yourself has never been easier. Federal law requires each of the three …
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The Importance of an OPEN HOUSE in today's market

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The Importance of an OPEN HOUSE in today's market
Secure all of your personal paperwork and protect yourself from identity theft and of course all of your valuable should be secured or taken with you. Even if you don't buy a CCTV system, as a pre-emptive precaution get some signs and place them around …
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Fighting Fraud

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Fighting Fraud
One way to protect yourself from identity theft is to make sure you safely dispose of all sensitive and personal documents. Particularly with tax season winding down, many of us have paperwork on hand which clearly exhibits our birth date, Social …
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What to expect from your identity monitoring service

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What to expect from your identity monitoring service
When you sign up for LifeLock, credit monitoring is just the beginning. LifeLock has plans that also monitor other places that thieves might misuse your information, such as your bank accounts, black market sites, payday loan companies, public court …
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How to protect yourself against the number two consumer complaint in the …

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How to protect yourself against the number two consumer complaint in the …
Copyright 2016 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. How to protect your self from the potentially devastating effects of identity theft. WFTS. Show Caption Hide Caption …
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Identity theft protection: Your questions answered

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Identity theft protection: Your questions answered
Today, we will have officials from the Ohio Attorney General's Office, the FBI and the Federal Trade Commission here at FOX 8 to answer your questions about identity theft — how you can protect yourself, ways to avoid becoming a victim, and what to do …
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How to Protect Yourself From Tax-Identity Theft

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How to Protect Yourself From Tax-Identity Theft
GEORGE PAPADOPOULOS: A new form of theft has become a cause for alarm among e-filers, after certain e-filers began receiving “return not accepted” messages from the Internal Revenue Service. Others have realized they had been scammed when they …
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Tax forms for more than 2500 GCI employees stolen in email scam

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Tax forms for more than 2500 GCI employees stolen in email scam
GCI is providing affected employees with two years of credit monitoring, identity theft counseling and other services, and identity theft insurance. The company is urging employees affected by the attack to notify the IRS that their W-2s were compromised.
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Understanding Conflict Abroad, Preventing Crisis at Home

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Understanding Conflict Abroad, Preventing Crisis at Home
… school officials. Paul Burch's latest album is a tribute to Jimmie Rodgers, an American country/folk and bluegrass musician. On this week's Please Explain, learn how to avoid the most common financial scams and how to protect yourself from identity …
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How to Avoid Being a Victim of Tax-Time Identity Theft

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How to Avoid Being a Victim of Tax-Time Identity Theft
Consider signing up for a credit monitoring program. If you've been a victim of tax-time identity theft, there's a good chance your information may be used for other forms of fraud as well. Credit monitoring programs can alert you to potential problems.
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Something to do around here

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Something to do around here
Why go: Protect yourself from identity theft by bringing your personal, financial and confidential documents to be shredded on-site by Pro-Shred. Due to the event's popularity, there will be a shredding limit of three banker boxes per vehicle. Material …
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Protect Yourself from Tax-Related Identity Theft This Tax Season

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Protect Yourself from Tax-Related Identity Theft This Tax Season
Fortunately, there are some common-sense steps you can take to protect yourself from identity theft. How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft. Remember that scams involving people impersonating the IRS are on the rise, especially this time of year …
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IRS: 390K More Victims of IRS.Gov Weakness

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IRS: 390K More Victims of IRS.Gov Weakness
The agency said it also is offering free credit monitoring through Equifax for affected consumers, and placing extra scrutiny on tax returns from citizens with affected SSNs. The criminal Get Transcript requests fuel refund fraud, which involves crooks …
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A Quick And Easy Way To Help Protect Your Identity

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A Quick And Easy Way To Help Protect Your Identity
While you may not be willing to shell out for a credit monitoring service just yet (one reason to do so would be if you are about to apply for a mortgage and don't want to deal with any last-minute snafus), there is an easy way to keep tabs on your …
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Protect Yourself From Identity Theft, Tax Fraud

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Protect Yourself From Identity Theft, Tax Fraud
Millions of people are at risk of someone else filing their taxes and stealing their returns. One local man tells what happened to him. "It's been quite a headache," he said. (Published Monday, Feb. 22, 2016). About 17.5 million people are victims of …
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24 things you need to know to build good credit

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24 things you need to know to build good credit
If you plan on making these purchases, taking out a loan, applying for a new credit card or doing anything that requires someone to review your credit score, you'll want to make sure that your score is as high as it can be. To do this, there are a …
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Police warn to protect yourself from identity theft

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Police warn to protect yourself from identity theft
Green Bay, Wis — – Green Bay Police are reminding everyone to protect themselves from identity theft. Tax time is when many people find out that they are victims of identity theft, when they try to file their taxes and discover that someone has …
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