GIVEAWAY: LifeLock Identity Theft Protection Plan

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While it’s a huge inconvenience when it happens, I’m not scared about identity theft because we have LifeLock. LifeLock is a service that protects your identity. Protecting Against Identity Theft.

How to Freezer Your Credit and Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

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Identity theft is something that both consumers and retailers struggle with. On the consumer side, if your identity is stolen, reclaiming it is a long, arduous process that may cost you thousands of dollars. Retailers also need to protect your identity.

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{Reminder } Free Credit Monitoring & Identity Theft Protection

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To sign up for free credit monitoring complete the following steps: Enter the required information. I f you are interested in this, you have until tomorrow, 4/23/14 to sign up.

Target – Free Credit Monitoring & Identity Theft Protection

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To sign up for free credit monitoring complete the following steps: Enter the required information. Target Free Credit Monitoring Service. If you have shopped at Target and may be affected to by the credit breach, you may sign up for free one year service of credit monitoring.

Ten Ways to Protect Your Family from Identity Theft

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Ten Ways to Protect Your Family from Identity Theft. Identity theft is increasingly a concern for families. But here are some ways to protect your family from identity theft.

Tax Identify Theft: Keep Your Tax Return Safe

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Nothing is more frightening than the idea of someone stealing your identity. Make sure you know who you are sharing your personal information with, especially your social security number (or EIN). And don’t be scared to ask questions about why they are requesting the information.

Limiting the Financial Damage of a Data Breach

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Millions of customers had their data stolen, including credit and debit information. Even though I haven’t shopped at a Target in years, my partial data was stolen, and I’ll need to be vigilant when it comes to my identity.

Get Shredded with Fellowes 73ci PowerShred and Giveaway

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It’s so important to shred important documents and even not so important documents like junk mail you receive with your identifying information! As more than 11 million adults fell victim to identity theft last year*, it’s important to make sure we’re doing all we can.

Tips to Keep Your Taxes Organized All Year

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Keep your personal information safe. Avoid the stress of identity theft by keeping all of your personal information – either on paper or digital – protected. For more tips on how to keep your information safe, read my identity theft post.

Lifestyle Strategies to Help Prevent a Heart Attack

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Being a health nut (as you know), I like to stay up to date on the latest information regarding health issues. Related posts: 8 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft. A recent news report stated that heart attacks are the number one killer in the world.

Is Your Smartphone Putting You at Financial Risk?

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But all of this information, stored on my smartphone, also makes me a little bit nervous. What Information Can Identity Thieves Learn from Your Smartphone? An identity thief can use the information found on your smartphone to impersonate you, opening accounts in your name.

How to Protect Your Online Banking

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I don’t want my banking information out there for everyone to see” She went on to tell me about a friend’s horror story; the friend had experienced online banking fraud, whereby somebody hacked her online bank account and transferred money to their own.

5 Ways to Keep Your Identity Safe When Moving #LifeLock

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Identity Theft. Identity Thieves can strike at any time and while you are moving, you can be especially vulnerable. Keep that information safe by shredding it. Being proactive and cautious is a fabulous way to help deter identity theft.

Four Crazy Credit Card Scams

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We live in an age where identity theft is a major concern. There is always a threat of your financial information getting into the wrong hands; whether you’re at the ATM, buying something online or swiping your card at a small shop.

How Are Billionaires Different Than Millionaires?

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Alternately you could strive for multi-millionaire status – once you get to Category II wealth status (See What Category Wealth Are You for information on the categories) you pretty much have it made for several generations. 8 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft.

Tips for Protecting Your Identity

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Each year, more than 9 million people have their identity stolen, resulting in debt , lost job opportunities, and even a criminal record. Avoid becoming a part of this statistic by taking a few precautionary steps to keep your personal information safe.

Carnival of Financial Planning – Money Management Edition #236 – May 11, 2012

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For typical individual investors, without special access to information, it offers what is likely the best financial advice they will ever get: It is hard to consistently beat the market, especially after fees. Without giving too much information, I foresee an engagement in the coming months. Identity theft sometimes entails a loss of your money, but whether or not you lose money, it can take a very large amount of your time to rectify.”

Monitor Your Credit During the Holidays with FREE Credit Score Check

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During this season of more online spending don’t forget to watch for identity theft or unauthorized used. FREE Credit Score Check. As many of us are shopping this holiday season, we will pull out our credit card over and over again to make the purchase.

Spring Clean.Your Home Office

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They are really not that expensive considering that they will help prevent identity theft. Keep your most important papers, projects and financial information organized with a simple binder system. How can anyone work under that mess?

Give Now, Save Later: How Charitable Giving Affects Taxes

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And, unfortunately, charitable giving this time of year brings out scam artists willing to take advantage of a person’s generosity, so taking extra caution to protect your sensitive information is important.

5 More Ways to Keep Your Identity Safe When Moving #LifeLock

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Last month we talked about moving and how to keep your information safe from Identity Thieves during the home buying and moving process. You are giving thieves 1/3 of the info needed to steal your identity: Name, Social Security Number and Birthday.

Carnival of Financial Planning – Money Management Edition #231

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History repeats and informs in market technologies. It’s modeled much like Michael Pollans Food Rules with many one-page rules that give short but useful tidbits of information. Well break down some of the ways to keep your data safe, and tell you what your liability is if your identity is stolen. Welcome to the April 6, 2012 Edition #231 of the Carnival of Financial Planning. This edition is arranged by subject heading, so that you can browse efficiently. Enjoy!

How Long Should You Keep Financial Documents

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If the information matches, you can shred your pay stubs. If the information doesn't match, head to your human resource department for correction. DO NOT FORGET to shred anything that you are throwing away that has your personal information.

Growing up in the 1950?s

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On the other hand… there were no drones, stoplight cameras, computer virus problems, identity theft, angst over credit ratings, amber alerts, full body scanners to enter an airport and etc. I was born in 1948 so my early childhood was spent in the 1950′s.

GIVEAWAY: TurboTax Deluxe 2012 from OfficeDepot

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Once you are finished with your taxes, don’t forget to store all your information safely and securely. Tax time is one of the leading times for identity theft. Also, grab file folders, storage boxes and a personal shredder to help keep your information safe and secure.