Tag: identity theft

When Consumers No Longer Trust Retailers

Posted: August 21, 2014 at 8:00 am   /   Identity Theft, Internet & Email Scams

This report suggests that retailers need to work harder to combat the security breaches and theft of their customer’s credit card details if they are to restore public trust… The […]

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Fight Consumer Fraud And ID Theft

Stepping Up To Fight Consumer Fraud And ID Theft

Posted: June 4, 2014 at 11:42 am   /   Identity Theft

Have you signed up for transaction alerts from your bank or credit card company? Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan thinks it’s the best way to protect yourself from identity fraud: […]

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internet scam via craigslist and Google

Google Car Sale Scam

Posted: January 2, 2014 at 11:22 am   /   Identity Theft, Internet & Email Scams

A new identity theft warning from AllClearID.com today. Exercise caution when you consider buying a vehicle on Craigslist. There’s a new scam when you go to pay… Awhile back we […]

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Acknowledging a Particularly Creative Fraud

Posted: December 4, 2013 at 1:29 pm   /   Identity Theft, Personal Protection

We see a lot of fraud. Some are more creative than others. Every now and then we notice a fraud that is sufficiently creative that it seems like it ought […]

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Who Pays the Cost With Identity Theft + Credit Card Fraud?

Who Pays the Cost With Identity Theft + Credit Card Fraud?

Posted: November 25, 2013 at 2:24 pm   /   Identity Theft, Personal Protection

Who foots the bill when fraud occurs — the merchant or the bank that issued the card? Retailers are increasingly complaining of being charged by the issuing banks for fraud […]

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Laws to Protect Credit Card Customers

Laws to Protect Credit Card Customers

Posted: March 29, 2012 at 3:42 pm   /   Identity Theft, Personal Protection

Laws to protect credit card customers have been in effect for 2 years consequences and results are now becoming clear according to this report by MSN Money. Back in 2009, […]

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