Category Identity Theft

Is Credit Safer than Debit? (as reported by Yahoo Finance on finance.yahoo.com)

The debate over whether to use a debit card or a credit card continues, but recent data breaches as major US retailers, like Target incurred over the holidays, make security a primary concern when using all cards. So which is safer? This article from Yahoo Finance suggests that the fact that credit cards are not […]

Identity Theft: dangers and prevention (as reported by Sheyna Steiner via bankrate.com)

Despite its recent comedic portrayal in the media, identity theft can prove to be a very problematic and even life threatening situation. In this article, victims’ stories illustrate the multiple problems they face and the difficulties of remedying them. Learn the most common ways people put themselves at risk and the best identity theft prevention tips here.