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If you have a small or medium sized business, it is likely that you have staff who are bringing their tablets, phones, iPads, and laptops to work every day. However, all of this puts your business to risk as they can also bring malware into your network.On top of this, any of these devices can be...
09/10/2021
You might not think that you could ever be a victim of cybercrimes, but you would be incorrect. You are just as much of a possible victim than anyone else, and you have to know how to protect yourself.One of the easiest ways that hackers can get victims is to trick people into clicking links in e...
09/02/2021
Do you have kids who have been asking you for a smart phone? You might even know people who have kids your kids’ ages, and they have smart phones. How old is old enough for a smart phone and what age is it a good idea? This might sound like I’m bragging, but I’m not, people tell me ALL THE TIME “...
08/20/2021
Have you heard the saying “familiar fraud?” If not, you should. This is a crime that is as old as they come; essentially, it’s a crime where someone is taken advantage of by someone they know. For instance, a woman named Axton Betz-Hamilton had her entire savings account drained and the person re...
08/13/2021
It doesn’t matter what the occasion is, gift cards are a popular gift. However, if you are giving them, or getting them, you could be part of a scam. There are more gift card scams out there than you might think, and it includes both digital and physical cards. It doesn’t matter where you get the...
08/05/2021
If you buy anything, anywhere, you are at risk of a cyber threat. Though you probably know that cyber threats exist, if you are like most of us, you don’t’ know what to do when it comes to being safe online, and if you become a victim, you really don’t know what to do. This is all important as we...
07/30/2021
Do you pay attention to how secure your mobile phone is? Most of us do not do this, which makes it very easy for a hacker to get in and target us. Here are some tips that you can use to protect your phone from becoming a target:Always Set a PasscodeOne of the best things you can do to strengthen ...
07/24/2021
It’s hurricane season. Do you think you are prepared for a disaster? Most of us are not, of course, yet around two-thirds of us live in a place where we are at a moderate to high risk of experiencing one. Here are a few things you should do to start prepping:First, Have Some AwarenessThe first th...
07/16/2021
Do you have Informed Delivery from the US Postal Service? If not, you should. Every day, it sends you an email that shows what is coming in your mail.However, there is also the possibility that someone could pose as you and get your Informed Delivery. This means that they could get your mail befo...
07/10/2021
There are several tried and true ways that you can use to protect yourself from ID theft, and some of them you might have never even considered:Check Your Passwords – Every online account you have should have a different password. Never use the same password for more than one account. You can eas...
07/01/2021