Identity Theft Archive
In the early days of the internet, passwords were the ultimate and the best protection utility for everyone online. Passwords alone were sufficient to protect yourself from cyber-attacks. But, many people go for using simple, easy-to-remember passwords for their online accounts. They forget that this can be very dangerous in the present world.
From the last few years, a phenomenon, known as “selfie” is very popular among the people all over the world. Though selfies can be great fun, they can also create dangerous situations for you. You might be aware of selfie-related deaths. But, selfies can also lead to a form of identity theft known as Fingerprint
What Are Student Loan Scams? Student Loan Scams are the scams in which scammers target unsuspecting students and recent graduates through several loan schemes. The loan schemes could include promises of lower interest rates, lowering total payoff amounts, and even complete forgiveness of the entire loan.
The illegal or unauthorized use of one’s personal information in order to misuse the money of the authorized owner and to commit credit card frauds or another type of offences.
What are Employment Scams? Employment Scams are scams in which scammers target both job applicants looking for work and companies looking for hiring new employees. It is an identity theft “double whammy” in which scammers attack job aspirants and hiring employers at the same time.
Let’s resolute to avoid identity theft the coming New Year by sharing the word with maximum people we can. In the last year, the identity thieves were too active and committed data breaches and did not slow down throughout.
National Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month is the month for increasing awareness on identity theft and becoming more alert. December is National Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month. It is an ideal time to think about identity theft, data breaches, and other fraud issues.