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The Dark Web

The Dark Web You may not know much about the dark web, but it might know a great deal about you. Since 2006, Experian internet scanning technology has found over 3 billion exposed personal records on the internet, including the dark web, and over 35 million records since Jan 2018 alone.1 While [...]

How Identity Thieves Steal Information

How Identity Thieves Steal Information Identity theft is common nowadays, and identity thieves are growing more and more savvy. Criminals use data breaches, phishing scams, card skimmers, mail theft, and more to get information to impersonate you. Identity thieves target bank account numbers, passwords and personally identifiable information (PII) like [...]

Choosing an Identity Theft Monitoring Service

Choosing an Identity Theft Monitoring Service Make sure the service you choose includes basic coverage like monitoring your credit report, bank accounts, Social Security number and public records. Ideally, an identity theft monitoring service goes beyond the basics to alert you of things you may not have thought of, like medical fraud [...]

Identity Theft While Traveling: 5 Easy Steps to Protect Yourself

Identity Theft While Traveling: 5 Easy Steps to Protect Yourself The risk of identity theft increases when you travel. You carry sensitive documents like passports, you aren’t familiar with your surroundings, and you’re not home doing ordinary things like picking up your mail. To help minimize the risk, follow these steps: [...]

Do children need identity theft protection?

Do children need identity theft protection? In the U.S. identity theft is a growing problem. As technology continues to develop, hackers will find newer, more sophisticated methods they can use to steal our identities – and those of our children. According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, approximately one in 40 families throughout the [...]

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