Posts tagged with 'Fraud prevention'

In the Age of the Data Breach, How Are You Preparing Your Customers for the Unexpected?

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In 2018, there were 1,138 reported data breaches. That’s a drastic increase from the amount reported in 2005…

3 Key Steps to Achieving Financial Independence

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What would you do with a million dollars? If you had three wishes, what would you wish for? What would you do if…

Lifetime Impacts of Identity Theft: Seniors are Not Exempt

The crimes of identity theft and fraud are unique in that their effects often have longstanding ramifications on their victims. Unlike other…

FEMA Exposed Over 2 Million Disaster Survivors’ Personally Identifiable Information

This weekend, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) inspector general issued a report stating that the Federal Emergency Management Agency…

Tax Fraud May Be Down, But That Doesn’t Mean Fraudsters Aren’t Still Raking in Mass Numbers of Fraudulent Returns

If your customers have yet to file their 2018 taxes, they’re not alone. In fact, they’re one of a large group of procrastinators that waits until…

500 Million Marriott Guests’ Data May Have Been Compromised in the Largest Reported Data Breach since the Yahoo Breach

Marriott International, the world’s largest hotel chain, confirmed that up to 500 million guests’ information may have been breached when hackers…

Credit Freezes Are Now Free For Everyone

Thanks to changes to the Dodd-Frank Act, freezing credit and lifting freezes are now free to all consumers. In 2017, there were 16.7 million…

November 14, 2018

Tags: Articles, Enterprise, Finance, Fraud Prevention, Insurance

150 Million MyFitnessPal Accounts Breached - Users Should Update Their Account Information

Under Armour’s popular health- and fitness-tracking app, MyFitnessPal, has been breached and roughly 150 million users are affected. The…