6 Tips for Protecting Your Identity

Identity Theft

What Is Identity Theft?
Identity theft is when a person’s private information is fraudulently acquired and used by another person. This information includes financial, medical and public data. Among these are a person’s social security, driver’s license number, home address, date of birth and name. Anything can be stolen. Continue Reading…

Guest Blog: Tools to Help You Navigate the Equifax Data Breach

data breach

We’re pleased to share the following information from our friends at BALANCE Financial Fitness to help you understand and navigate the Equifax Data Breach.

As you are probably aware, there has been a data breach, this time from Equifax. Reportedly, hackers may have accessed personal information from 143 million Americans, including social security numbers, birth dates, addresses, and in some cases driver’s license numbers. They also stole credit card numbers for about 209,000 people and dispute documents with personal identifying information for about 182,000 people. Continue Reading…