Foster Care and Identity Theft: Becoming Part of the Solution

May is National Foster Care Month, and it’s an important time to highlight the dire need for foster parents around the country. It’s also a time for the public to be mindful of what services are available for those in need, as well as how their tax dollars are put to great use helping children and families in times of crisis.

Identity Theft: Do You Need a Police Report?

For years, identity theft victims have been encouraged to file a police report as soon as they discover they’ve been victimized...

May the Fourth Be with Your Identity! 

These may not be the droids you’re looking for, but it certainly is the information you need to protect yourself online. Break out your light sabers and prepare to do battle against the Dark Side identity thieves during our upcoming Star Wars themed #IDTheftChat!

Child Identity Theft: Week of the Young Child

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) hosts an annual celebratory event dedicated to children and families, one that encourages people to look at a wide variety of life aspects that pertain to young children. Week of the Young Child asks stakeholders and sponsors across many different fields to share ideas and contribute to the greater understanding of raising healthy, happy children in the 21st century.

BBB’s Secure Your ID Day

There are so many high-tech ways that thieves can get their hands on your information. Hacking events, data breaches, ransomware attacks, phishing emails, open port vulnerabilities that affect our everyday devices… those are just a few of the common threats. It seems like cybercriminals come up with new ways to steal your information on a daily basis, and its hard work trying to keep up with all of the latest issues.

New USPS Program Fights Mail-Related Identity Theft

While cyber criminals deploy new methods of attack every day, “old school” identity thieves still rely on their same tricks to steal your personal information.

Taxes May Be Done But Where Are You Storing Data?

Tips For Protecting Both Digital & Paper Tax Returns

Most taxpayers are breathing a sigh of relief now that their tax return has been filed. But just because your tax return is safely behind you doesn’t mean you’re out of the woods. Your information is now officially “out there” once again, and you have some work to do to make sure it stays as secure as possible.

 

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