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The Latest Hack: Your Air Miles

By: Team
Around the world people use their credit card’s rewards programs to accumulate not millions, but billions of dollars’ worth of air miles and points every year. Chances are you’ve accumulated some of these points yourself. Even though they’re... Read More...
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10 Warning Signs You Might Be An Identity Theft Victim

By: Team
Theft has always been a common problem, but with the increase of technology and use of credit and debit cards, identity theft is more present than ever. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, 17.6 million United States residents... Read More...
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Is Mobile Banking Safe?

By: Team
Over the past few years, American consumers have come around to the advantages of mobile banking in record numbers. Recently, a major milestone was achieved when a majority of Americans reported that they use some form of mobile banking.... Read More...
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5 Tips To Protect Your Mobile Credit Card Data

By: Team
These days, it seems like we are constantly hearing about identity theft and security breaches. According to an Identity Fraud Study conducted by the Javelin Strategy & Research, $16 billion was stolen from 12.7 million U.S. customers last... Read More...
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What To Do Once Your Identity Has Been Stolen

By: Team
According to recent statistics from Transunion, approximately 9.9 Million people fall prey to identity theft every year. Even more concerning for consumers everywhere is that this is the fastest growing crime in America.The theft or misuse of a... Read More...
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How To Protect Yourself From Credit Card Fraud

By: Team
How often do you watch the news and another retailer has had their credit card information breached or some innocent person has had a fraudster attain their credit card number and gone on a buying spree? This was not such a problem 30 years... Read More...