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Giving to others is a selfless act that only helps those around you.  Before giving to a charity, though, you should always do some research on the charity itself and how it operates.  By finding out as much as you can about the charity, you can avoid any type of “scammer” who is willing to…

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tech support scam

Although tech support scams have been around for a while, every year they get more sophisticated. Tech support scams target people of all ages, including those that consider themselves tech-savvy.  In fact, a study from Microsoft concluded that millennials are falling for tech support scams at a higher rate than older people. These types of scams…

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illustration ID theft

Every two seconds an American becomes a victim of identity theft. If the thought of having to clean up your credit report because someone stole your identity frightens you, and you don’t want to become another statistic; here are some tips to stack the odds in your favor. 1. A winning night, can turn into…

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hands and phone

Usually we think of a mobile phone as a tool that offers convenience and personal safety. But it also can be a weapon used against us to steal personal information. Experts say that the same types of attacks that have plagued the online world are migrating to mobile. The National Credit Union Administration in Alexandria,…

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