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How to Protect Yourself after a Data Breach

Better Business Bureau (BBB) offers tips for consumers in wake of Equifax data breach

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Posted in Business Tips, Computers - Internet - Privacy, Consumer Tips, Consumer/Business Services, Credit - Mortgage - Payments, Scams

College Students Need to Protect Themselves from Identity Theft

Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California advises students on protecting their identity

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Posted in Computers - Internet - Privacy, Consumer/Business Services, Credit - Mortgage - Payments, Scams

How to Get Your Finances in Order for 2017

Did you accrue debt over the holidays? BBB offers tips to help you pay it off.

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Posted in Consumer Tips, Credit - Mortgage - Payments

Lock Down Your Login to Protect Your Identity Online

Improve your online security and protect your identity by using two-factor authorization.

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Posted in Business Tips, Computers - Internet - Privacy, Consumer Tips, Scams

Better Business Bureau Calls for Consumers to “Lock Down Your Login” with White House and National Cyber Security Alliance

Two-factor authentication (2FA) reduces consumers’ vulnerability to scams, fraud, and identity theft linked to hackable passwords. October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month! To help prevent cyber-threats, Better Business Bureau (BBB) has joined the White House, National Security Alliance, and

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What Scam Should You Worry Most About? It Depends on Your Age…

In a new survey by Better Business Bureau (BBB), 80% of respondents said that knowing about a scam beforehand is the best way to avoid becoming a victim. In that case, what scams should people be most wary of? As

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Posted in Computers - Internet - Privacy, Consumer Tips, Scams

Football Frenzy: Tips for Avoiding a Ticket Scam

For football fans that have been looking forward to the 2016-17 season ever since the Super Bowl, the wait is over! Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern Coastal California understands the excitement, since both

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Posted in Consumer Tips, Scams