Archive for October 2016

Ways That You Can Prevent Identity Theft

As the internet and other modern communications tools play a larger and larger role in the way people work, shop and live, identity theft has become a concern for virtually everyone. In order to save yourself from the headaches of fraud, here are some fundamental tips for safeguarding your important information.

Make The Switch To EMV Cards

Over the past year, American retailers, lenders, and financial institutions have been switching over to “chipped” credit and debit cards which support the EMV standard. These cards give your financial information an added level of encryption when you use them for purchases.