The World is Chipping Away at Credit Card Fraud—But Individual Vigilance is Still Key

EMV chip technology, which is the first major upgrade for credit card fraud protection in many years, is slowly being rolled out by merchants around the world, including in the United States. While this technology has the potential to provide better security for your credit card data, it still has its limits and it is[…]

Tax Fraud Awareness

Did you know that stolen identities are the main form of information used by criminals to file fraudulent state and government tax refunds? Personal data is typically stolen by breaching another company’s network; this information is then sold on the underground black market to other like-minded criminals. One example of a well-known breach would be[…]