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Protect your wallet and identity while shopping online

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Experts are reminding Cyber Monday shoppers to be careful while sharing personal information and bank account details online.

The National Retail Federation was expecting more than 121 million people to take advantage of Cyber Monday deals today. 169 more words


VTech hack impacts 5 million people; kids' photos, chat logs viewed by hacker

Now the hackers are going after kids.

Educational toymaker VTech, which sells tablets, baby monitors and educational software, said Monday, November 30, 2015, that the personal information of five million people — customers and their kids — has been compromised. 316 more words


Keep Your Identity Safe This Holiday Season

They’re out there, out there looking to take your identity and go on a shopping spree. How do you stop them? How do you keep yourself from being a victim of identity theft? 90 more words


Make Your Amazon Account 100% More Secure In One Easy Step

So it’s Cyber Monday.  Funny how it seems every day has a name associated with it now, especially when it comes to holiday season shopping.  And of course, with holiday shopping, especially ONLINE holiday shopping, there is a risk that you COULD have your credit card info stolen, but then again, it could happen in a brick and mortar shop just as easily, since all credit card transactions are processed over phone lines. 109 more words


How to protect yourself while shopping online

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WKBN) – Cyber Monday is the perfect time to find great holiday shopping deals online. It’s also a prime time for scam artists and identity thieves to wreak havoc on your bank account. 425 more words


Identity Theft Expert Adam Levin on safe holiday shopping

Not only does Credit.com Writer Adam Levin fill you in on smart shopping on Black Friday, but also on how not to get your money stolen. 29 more words

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