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New Password Rules Could Solve an Old Problem
By: Michael
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New Password Rules Could Solve an Old Problem

Passwords aren’t going away any time soon. Many websites and apps require us to create accounts and think up passwords in a hurry. Many of us struggle to follow the ad...

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Worst Passwords of 2015
By: Jackie

Worst Passwords of 2015

Let’s admit it—coming up with a different password for each account and then remembering which password goes with which account is so inconvenient, we tend to take sho...

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5 Tips to Keep Your Cash Safer This Year
By: Susan

5 Tips to Keep Your Cash Safer This Year

Savvy consumers are always looking for new ways to protect their cash and keep their accounts safe from the access of hackers or thieves. Here are a few top tips, whic...

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Why Your Passwords Should be at Least 24 Characters Long
By: Michael

Why Your Passwords Should be at Least 24 Characters Long

Your BBB recently learned that 1.2 billion websites were targeted by hackers. It’s not enough to password-protect everything. You must create both strong passwords, an...

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On Vacation? ID Thieves Are Not
By: Jackie

On Vacation? ID Thieves Are Not

You’ve saved money all year and now you are going to take a much needed vacation.  To help make it a worry free time, we want to share some tips from our fellow BBB in...

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LivingSocial Website Hacked; 50 Million People May Be Affected
By: Jackie

LivingSocial Website Hacked; 50 Million People May Be Affected

LivingSocial, a daily deals website, was hacked recently.  Users of the site, which are said to number over 50,000,000, received an email from the company announcing t...

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Creative Ways Identity Thieves Find Their Information
By: Susan

Creative Ways Identity Thieves Find Their Information

With identity theft on the rise, consumers are working harder than ever to keep their personal information secure. But even with the greatest of care, it seems some th...

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Tips for Protecting Your Smartphone
By: Jackie

Tips for Protecting Your Smartphone

A friend of mine and her husband were shopping at a local store a few days ago.  They weren’t going to be in the store for very long, so they left their smartphones in...

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