You never think that those closest to you could betray and hurt you, but all too often people are taken advantage of because they are too trusting, or maybe just unaware. It is important to maintain healthy and trusting friendships with your friends, family, and even those who work with you in order to live […]Read more "Watch Out This Tax Season"
Would you ever catch a ride with a complete stranger? Most of us like to think we wouldn’t get into a car with someone we didn’t know. Especially if the driver was riding with a criminal history trailing behind him or her? But some of us are already doing just that– we get into UbersRead more "Can you trust your Uber driver?"
Identity theft is pretty scary right? Someone’s going around pretending to be you, with all of your personal information, and getting money any way they can. They take out loans or make fake accounts or take credit cards out under your name but where the really scary stuff begins is with tax returns. In 2013 alone, the IRS […]Read more "Have You Done Your Taxes Yet?"
Identity theft doesn’t only occur on the Internet. The risk in the outside world is more real and more common than many people think. Like identity theft on the internet, an identity thief will most likely already have some kind of information about you. They will seek to get more information that will hopefully lead them to […]Read more "How to Safeguard Your Identity – Part 3"
In our last post we discussed elements of identity theft on a broader scale. Today we will be examining in more detail the most prominent ways identity thieves are stealing your identity. Here are three of the top ways identity thieves are stealing your identity today: 1) Credit/debit card theft – Entering your credit card information onto a […]Read more "How to Safeguard Your Identity – Part 2"
You are unique. Your identity is one of a kind in this world. The way you think, your likes and dislikes, all the experiences you’ve had, and your beliefs are just a part of who you really are. That identity cannot be stolen or taken from you. In the digital age we are more than […]Read more "How to Safeguard Your Identity – Part 1"
Wearable technology was the perfect gift this winter and odds are that either you or someone you know now owns one. They come in all shapes and sizes, most work like a watch and sit on your wrist. These Smartwatches do more than just tell time. They are complex, advanced technologies that pack an interface and data recording instrument into […]Read more "New Year – New Smart Technology"