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3 Methods for Easy Identity Theft Detection

Sometimes the best measures to prevent identity theft fail; in such cases, the next best thing is early, or rather, the earliest identity theft detection. How do you do that? How would you know when your identity has been stolen and misused? Fortunately, there are ways to do this: -    Set up fraud alerts with [...]

Mail Identity Theft – More Dangerous Than It Looks

Most people do not pay too much attention to mail identity theft, but this is much more dangerous than it seems. For one, you are most likely to have private information somewhere in your inbox that the identity thieves can put to fraudulent use. Another reason is that the thieves would get ahold of all [...]

Identity Theft – Protect Yourself Today

Some of the best ways to protect against identity theft are by using common sense. Of course, you will also need to educate yourself on how identity theft happens and how often it happens, so you will understand what will give you the best protection. -    Change your passwords often and never keep them written [...]

Credit Card Theft – Be Protected

Credit card theft can be a major irritation at the very least and a massive financial blow at its worst. Say, you are travelling and your credit cards are lost or stolen. This can, and more than likely would, create a very unpleasant turn of events, even with the best help at your disposal. The [...]

How do you file “cheap bankruptcy?”

Is there such a term as cheap bankruptcy? If so, how can consumers facing bankruptcy use it? Yes, there is such a term; and yes you can use this intelligence to keep the bankruptcy costs at the lowest minimum possible. The good news is that cheap bankruptcy comes in a number of ways – choose [...]

Protect Yourself From Credit Fraud

One of the most effective ways to protect yourself from credit fraud is to activate a credit theft alert on your credit file. How does this work? Or better still does this really work? Credit fraud alert is an extra precaution added by the credit bureaus for your protection. This means that whenever there is [...]

Filing bankruptcy in Oregon – The Pros and Cons

If you are filing bankruptcy in Oregon you will need to know to what extent this law will provide relief, and what loans are not covered under this law. Filing bankruptcy in Oregon is a good option if any of the following statements apply to you: -    Your bills are too long overdue and you [...]

Credit Repair Scam – 3 Danger Signs

When you are trying to repair your credit score in a hurry, you tend to believe all promises made as they seem to offer you exactly what you want. Beware of such false promises because these are tell- tale signs of credit repair scams. Here are some common tactics used to defraud vulnerable consumers: 1.   [...]

Business Identity Theft – 3 Steps To Prevent It

The identity theft business is a thriving business! There are millions of dollars mulched every year from mostly small and medium size businesses because these are the businesses that do not have adequate guarding systems put into place. The common mode of operation is simple. Send a virus-laden email to the account officials of the [...]

Insurance Identity Theft Can Protect You

Did you know that there is insurance against identity theft? As millions of people are falling victim every year to this crime, new measures to protect consumers from such tragedy are emerging. It is now possible to get identity theft insurance. The provider of this type of insurance will reimburse victims up to $1,000,000 of [...]