Security Is Down, Worry Is Up, and We’re All Doomed
October 13, 2017 |
More people than ever are worried about ID theft. But big institutions and companies aren’t prepared to handle major breaches and can’t hire workers fast enough.
How To Make Money On Craigslist — Safely
September 19, 2017 |
There’s easy money to be made if you’re willing to wade through the junk to find it.
Will The Equifax Breach Be the Beginning Of Something Wonderful?
September 18, 2017 |
American businesses and citizens haven’t taken identity theft seriously. They might from now on.
This Year We’ve Been Hacked at Record Speeds
September 14, 2017 |
The number of data breaches has soared through the first half of 2017, with most hacks hitting the business sector.
They’ve Seen All The Scams So You Don’t Have To
September 8, 2017 |
One of these tech experts even got ripped off. Learn what they know.
We Want Companies to Be More Secure But We Aren’t
August 29, 2017 |
Americans believe their private data is at risk when online shopping or banking, but don’t think their information is at risk on a public Wi-Fi network. Why not?
Swipe Right for the Right Score
August 22, 2017 |
A good credit score will land you a future partner faster than a nice car, job, or body.
Data Breaches in the U.S. Happen Four Times a Day
August 18, 2017 |
And cyber security professionals are expecting more to come
Most Security Professionals Don’t Trust Cybersecurity Tools
July 28, 2017 |
And many predict a major cyber attack against the U.S. in the next two years.
Half the Internet Harvests Your Personal Data
July 19, 2017 |
And the companies that have it aren’t protecting it.
You’re More Likely To be A Victim Of This Crime If You Have Less To Steal
July 17, 2017 |
If you’re deeply in debt and have no money for anyone to steal, you’re wrong.
Cyber Attacks Are Coming and We Know It
July 14, 2017 |
Companies and organizations can’t find qualified people to fill cybersecurity positions — or time to train them
Wi-Fi Warning: Unplug While on Vacation
July 12, 2017 |
Connecting to unsecure Wi-Fi leaves you open to hacking.
How Can I NOT Be a Victim Of Identity Theft?
July 12, 2017 |
This week: After her bank account is riddled with fraudulent checks, she wonders: Is anyone safe?
Even Medical Devices Aren’t Scam-Free
July 6, 2017 |
There are more than 8,000 security flaws from four different pacemaker manufacturers.
Just Because You Can Save Your Credit Card Info Doesn’t Mean You Should
July 4, 2017 |
Most online shoppers do it for convenience, but is it safe?
6 Cellphone Secrets That Can Save You Hundreds of Dollars a Year
June 16, 2017 |
You can pay less for more service. Here’s how.
We Make Identity Theft Too Easy
June 9, 2017 |
More than half of Americans have been, or know, a victim of identity theft. They still barely protect themselves.
Banks At Highest Risk For Hack
May 30, 2017 |
Experts say it’s likely that multiple companies will be hacked at same time this year.
Information Technology Departments Don’t Care About Security
May 29, 2017 |
Most customers believe companies are responsible for securing their personal information, but only two-thirds of company officers and IT professionals agree with that.
Can “Debt Tech” Robots Keep You From Going Broke?
May 22, 2017 |
With self-driving cars already taking to the road, is it so far-fetched to think robots can keep you out of debt?
Cyber Attacks are Growing, Protection Isn’t
May 15, 2017 |
Businesses are treating their companies a lot like we treat our homes — the physical property is protected, but the online property isn’t.
Spotify Wants Users to Commit to a Paid Subscription
May 8, 2017 |
A new deal with Universal Music Group could force millions to shell out $10 a month — here’s why it’s worth it.
Americans Give Up Security for Deals
May 5, 2017 |
The younger the consumer, the more likely they are to hand over personal data. The more likely they are to hand over their data, the higher the expectation to use that data positively.
By the Numbers: When Hackers Attack
May 5, 2017 |
This week: Are computers hackers really smart? Or are we really stupid?
Vinyl’s Not Dead
April 17, 2017 |
Physical music sales would be in the toilet if it weren’t for this analog anomaly
Your Bank Card Info Is Going to Get Stolen
April 13, 2017 |
Debit card compromises are up dramatically and ATMs are a huge part of it.
Waiting Until Tax Day to File Is How You Get Ripped Off
April 13, 2017 |
Tax-related identity theft is increasing, and experts say we ignore easy ways to protect ourselves by stressing about filing.
Tech Can’t Solve Every Entrepreneur’s Problem
April 6, 2017 |
Here’s how technology HASN’T changed what it takes to be successful entrepreneur.
Ask the Expert: How Sick Is This Form Of Identity Theft?
April 5, 2017 |
A reader thinks his identity was stolen from an urgent care center. Now what?
How You’re Going to Get Hacked This Year
March 23, 2017 |
The Internet of Things and stolen fingerprints are among the biggest scam predictions for 2017.
Our Tax Data Keeps Getting Stolen but It’s All Good
March 15, 2017 |
We might have had billions of dollars in tax fraud last year but most Americans aren’t worried about getting scammed.
Does Big Business Have a Big Problem With Identity Theft?
March 13, 2017 |
This is shaping up to be a bad year for data breaches, but does anyone care?
It’s Coming from Inside the Hospital
March 9, 2017 |
We’re getting our medical data stolen, and most scammers are taking it straight from the hospitals themselves
Medical Records are Stolen Every Single Day
March 1, 2017 |
44 percent of Americans are worried about their personal health care information being stolen and at least one record is stolen everyday.
10 Strategies to Save Big Bucks on Amazon
February 3, 2017 |
Learn a few tricks that can save you 10 percent or more on every Amazon purchase.
7 Hints to Help You Score the Perfect TV
December 27, 2016 |
How to get a great deal on a television without buying technology you won’t use.
Dvorkin On Debt: “Elder Financial Abuse” Is Real – And Growing
December 26, 2016 |
Thieves and even family members are increasingly targeting senior citizens.