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Credit Card Fraud Protection for Online Shopping

by Barbara J. Feldman November 20, 2007

Online shopping is becoming a very common way for people to find things that they can’t find in a big box store close to them or don’t have the time or patience to travel to somewhere farther away to buy it. The Internet offers convenience and selection that most other places simply aren’t able to […]

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The Steps To Take After Fraud

by Barbara J. Feldman October 18, 2007

When it comes to online scams or frauds the majority of the scams or fraud has one thing in common: most of them are trying to get personal information from you so that they can steal your identity for personal gain. A few of the online scams and frauds are designed to get money out […]

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Worst Case: What To Do If Your Identity Is Stolen

by Barbara J. Feldman August 28, 2007

You go to get a loan on a new car and find that you have a low credit score. This doesn’t make sense so you obtain a copy of your credit report and find out that you have been a victim of identity theft. The person (or persons) who took your identity have opened, and […]

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You Can Prevent Identity Theft

by Barbara J. Feldman August 28, 2007

Introduction Professional and government agencies are busy trying to solve the problem of identity theft in society. The solutions don’t come easy however, because the criminals are changing tactics all of the time. The only thing that you, as a member of the public, can do to help solve this problem is to make sure […]

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Beware of Malware!

by Barbara J. Feldman July 11, 2007

The rise of computer technology has created a completely new computer culture. This culture comes complete with its own language, rituals, and villains. Yep, the bad guys started using the computer for criminal activity just as soon as the computers became popular. There are many things to look out for when using computers. The biggest […]

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