When back-to-school season starts setting in, scammers and identity thieves know the young are easy targets. Here are tips to protect your kids.
Now that our smartphones contain everything from baby pictures to banking info, misplacing them means a huge risk of identity theft.
Here's a checklist of actions to take if you discover your account has been compromised. And if it hasn't happened yet, consider these tips on how to make it less likely.
Retailers are always trying to understand more about their customers. But how far is too far when it comes to learning about your shopping habits?
You may unknowingly be at risk of prying eyes reading your email and gathering personal data on you. But there are ways to reduce your risk right now. Here's your to-do list.
Those data breaches you read about can give identity thieves all the information needed to establish service with your name on it. It's one more reason to check your credit report.
Thwarting the efforts of a billion-dollar supersecret government spy agency -- or anyone who wants access to your personal information -- is not that difficult.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.