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How To Prevent Child Identity Theft By Freezing Your Kid's Credit
More than 1 million kids were victims of identity theft last year.
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5 Foolproof Ways to Outsmart Scammers When Traveling This Summer
Hint: Don't be that stereotypical American tourist.
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Woman Accused Of Poisoning Friend With Cheesecake In Identity Theft Plot
The suspect, wanted for murder in Russia, targeted a woman who looked like her and spoke Russian, authorities said.
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ICE Lawyer Charged With Trying To Defraud Immigrants By Stealing Their Identities
Raphael A. Sanchez allegedly targeted seven people whose cases were being processed by the agency.
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No, You Don't Have To Give Your Doctor Your Social Security Number
It's actually pretty risky if you do.
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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Reportedly Scales Back Probe Of Equifax
By By Patrick Rucker, Reuters
Trump's new CFPB chief has not ordered subpoenas against Equifax or sought sworn testimony from executives. The CFPB has also shelved plans for on-the-ground tests of how Equifax protects data.
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The Most Important Tax Tip You Need To Know, According To Experts
Save yourself a major headache.
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Thousands Of Comments On Government Proposals Use Stolen Identities: WSJ Analysis
Many of the fraudulent comments expressed support for repealing net neutrality.
Elizabeth Warren Scorches Former Equifax CEO For Profiting From Data Breaches
"The breach of your system has actually created more business opportunities for you."
Scam Alert! In A Hyperactive Hurricane Season, The Worst May Not Be Over
Author, How to Be the World's Smartest Traveler (and Save Time...
Harvey. Irma. Maria. In a hyperactive hurricane season, the mere mention of these storms evokes fear, dread -- and regret
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The Equifax Breach Is Bad, But There Are Steps That Can Help
New York Legal Assistance Group
Fighting poverty, protecting the rights of the vulnerable and ...
By Kathleen Krumpter, Senior Financial Counselor, New York Legal Assistance Group When I first saw the news that Equifax
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In Reversal, Equifax Says It Won't Charge Hack Victims For 'Free' Service
The company seemed to be using its massive security failure as a marketing opportunity.
3 Reasons To Be Angry About Equifax’s Data Breach, And How You Can Protect Yourself
Look’s like the Attorney General is on it: Last night, many of us (143 million of us, precisely) had our dinners ruined by
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Equifax Hack Proves Strong Passwords Aren't Enough
International Writer, Blockchain, and Tech Advisor
Plain and simple: The days of a single “strong” password being enough security to access and manipulate your bank and brokerage
How To Find Out If You've Been Hit By The Equifax Hack
The credit monitoring bureau says the personal information of 143 million Americans was exposed.
5 Simple Steps To Protect Yourself From The Massive Equifax Data Breach
Owner and Director of Research at Runnymede Capital Management
You might not realize it, but you're probably an Equifax customer.
A True Gay Crime Story I Wouldn’t Believe If I Hadn’t Lived It
Author, Editor, Screenwriter, Activist
I stole my brother's identity, became addicted to meth and went to jail.
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