Fraud Prevention Blog

Surprising Ways Your Identity Can Be Stolen

Posted by Sean Trundy on Thu, Jul 30, 2015 @ 11:05 AM

No matter how careful you've been to protect your personal data and information, there are still a variety of astonishing ways that your identity can be stolen. 

Topics: identity theft, fraud protection tips, fraud prevention, phishing

Recognizing a Phishing Scheme

Posted by Sean Trundy on Mon, Jul 27, 2015 @ 12:01 PM

We'd all like to assume that we are quick enough to recognize a scam before falling into a trap - but many of the best phishing schemes seem credible and legitimate in the beginning. Emails are a favorite resource of cyber criminals, who use emails to trick you into providing login credentials for private accounts. So how can you know to recognize one of these schemes? 

Topics: identity theft, fraud protection tips, fraud prevention protection, fraud prevention, phishing