2020 has been an interesting year…first we’re being told to quarantine in our homes for unknown periods of time and then catastrophic events occur, for some it’s wildfires, hurricanes, volcanoes or floods, and many are being told they need to evacuate. How are your evacuation preparations?
Many of us have been informed by credit unions, banks or corporations that our information may have been compromised during a cyberattack their computers have experienced, if so, what should you do?
Even if you have been careful, you could still become a victim of identity theft. If you have, here are things you need to do to start protecting yourself from further problems and to start getting your finances straightened out.
Adults aren’t the only ones vulnerable to and targeted for identity theft, children also have a target on their identity. What can you do to protect it?
Are you aware that about 70% of Americans do not have a will? Are you one of them? There are some really good reasons why you should have one put in place…
If it’s time to buy a new car, maybe a new car for you is a gently used car, or a “new to you car” rather than a brand new, straight from the factory car. And there definitely are advantages…typically there is a lower price tag and depreciation has absorbed by the previous owner. But […]
When you think of insurance fraud, you typically think of the consumer who submits false or inflated insurance claims. But there is another type of insurance fraud that the consumer needs to watch out for, and that is insurance agent scammers or ghost brokers. You’ll want to know how to identity them.
You get in the car to head across town or across the state, and if you’re like most people, you seldom give any thought to the idea of getting stranded at the side of the road as a possibility. If you do, how will you handle the situation?
More and more people in today’s business world are taking their businesses home, which save on many expenses and time…but there is one thing that many home-based business owners don’t consider
It seems like everywhere I go and many of the people I speak with are mentioning the fact that they have had to request new credit cards, because someone, not authorized, has been using their card…their card has been compromised. This is a form of identity theft, and not only can it be costly, but […]