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College Students Are Very Susceptible To ID Theft, Reports Say
By: Oana Schneider

College Students Are Very Susceptible To ID Theft, Reports Say

While settling into your new dorm room, you may want to take a few minutes and protect your personal information. Your BBB would like to warn both students and parents that thieves are using high a...

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Are You Doing Enough to Protect Your Privacy Online?
By: Jackie

Are You Doing Enough to Protect Your Privacy Online?

With data breaches reaching an all-time high in 2016—1,093 breaches, up 40% from 2015—protecting our privacy and our personal information becomes an essential task for all of us to undertake. Since...

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Secure Your ID Day: 10 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft
By: Oana Schneider

Secure Your ID Day: 10 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft

Your BBB® would like to remind tristate area residents that April 22nd is Secure Your ID Day, a day when we take a closer look at our personally identifiable documents and the best way t...

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Are Tax ID Thieves Targeting You?
By: Jackie

Are Tax ID Thieves Targeting You?

January 30 – February 3, 2017 is Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week. Your BBB® would like to share information about this week. The purpose is to make people aware of tax identity theft and how to r...

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Is Your Password on the List of the 25 Worst Passwords of 2016?
By: Jackie

Is Your Password on the List of the 25 Worst Passwords of 2016?

Your BBB® has examined the data breach statistics from 2016. Would it surprise you to learn that in 2016 there were Read More

FTC Announces New ID Theft Report
By: Jackie

FTC Announces New ID Theft Report

When your BBB® is out in the community making presentations to groups, there is almost always at least one person who has been the victim of identity theft. For many v...

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2016 National Cyber Security Awareness Month
By: Jackie

2016 National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Did you know that more than one-third of U.S. consumers have experienced a computer virus, hacking incident or other cyber attack in the last year? This startling fact...

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Business ID Theft: A Growing Problem
By: Tom

Business ID Theft: A Growing Problem

As many of our readers are aware, identity theft is still one of the most pervasive crimes perpetrated against people.  A growing concern is the rise in business ID th...

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June is Internet Safety Month
By: Jackie

June is Internet Safety Month

With Internet and mobile device usage increasing during the summer months, your BBB® wishes to pass along information about Internet Safety Month from the Read More