Pump Up Your Passwords! Six Easy Steps To Protect Your Data

Pump Up Your Passwords! Six Easy Steps To Protect Your Data

If you’re like most people, you probably know or at least suspect that your online passwords are vulnerable to hackers, and that you should do something about it—but you haven’t quite gotten around to it. Believe it or not, the most frequently used passwords in the...
How To Fight Back Against Robocalls

How To Fight Back Against Robocalls

The only thing worse than getting a text pushing a miraculous anti-aging pill is getting a phone call from an automated voice, or a real person who sounds like a robot, offering an extended warranty on your car or claiming that you owe money to the IRS. If you’re like...
Give Wisely: How to Avoid Fake Charity Scams

Give Wisely: How to Avoid Fake Charity Scams

For many people, the holiday season is not just a time for presenting gifts to loved ones; it’s the time of year they’re most likely to be making generous donations to charities to help others in need. According to one nonprofit clearinghouse, twenty...
Defending Your Credit: Know Your Rights

Defending Your Credit: Know Your Rights

Defending Your Credit: Know Your Rights For many people, a good credit score is a point of pride — and essential to their sense of financial well-being. After all, good credit can be the key to obtaining a mortgage or a business loan. It can ease the way to home...
Protecting Yourself from Data Breaches and Identity Thieves

Protecting Yourself from Data Breaches and Identity Thieves

The amount of time Americans spend online — emailing, direct messaging, keeping up with social media, and simply surfing the Internet — keeps going up. According to the latest annual study by the Center for the Digital Future at USC Annenberg, we now spend close to 24...