Monthly Archives: August 2013

How to spot a phishing scam in suspicious emails

Originally posted on Social Media for Learning:
Having just watched an excellent screencast on how to spot a phishing scam created by Nik Peachey, I wanted to share his excellent tips. Phishing is the act of attempting to acquire information such…

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9 Ways To Prevent Identity Theft

Originally posted on Page, Lobo, Costales & Preston:
Identity theft happens every day and can take a huge toll on and individual. Identity thieves usually use another person’s information, such as a social security number, date of birth or an…

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College-age adults, protect yourself from ID theft

Originally posted on Watch Your Buck | Blog for BBB serving the Heart of Texas:
If you’re a young adult, you may think older people are most vulnerable to identity theft. They’re still adapting to new technology, right? That isn’t the…

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The Arguments For and Against Putting Your Home in a Trust

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Identity Theft is Growing & Becoming Costly to Victims

Originally posted on blog.firstffcu.com:
Your credit-card data is out there and criminals are buying and selling it in bulk. Credit card data theft is exploding, increasing 50% from 2005 to 2010, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Department…

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Elements of An Estate Plan

Originally posted on Nutmeg Law Blog: The Law Offices of Joseph E. Bowman:
Many people know they should have an “estate plan” but not everyone knows what this loaded term really means.  Most basically, an estate plan is a comprehensive…

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Being the Better Ex – How to Rise above the Divorce Drama

Originally posted on Divorce The Drama:
One of the first things we learn as kids from our parents or teachers is how to deal with bullies. Ignore them and they will stop. In other words, stop feeding into their drama…

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