October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and one of the lesser-known types of domestic violence is financial abuse. This can leave victims in a financial crisis, with low credit scores, high amounts of consumer debt, and little to no money … Read More »
Protecting your personal information is critical to your financial health. You want to reduce your risk of identity theft and make sure that all of your information is secure. It’s the best way to have peace of mind! Therefore, here … Read More »
Identity theft is a growing crisis. Therefore knowing the necessary tips on identity theft and recovery should be a significant part of your financial life. Undue identity theft can cause undue consumer debt, thus increasing the significance even more.
There is every possibility that your consumer debt can get out of hand which may lead to dealing with debt collectors. Debt collection tactics are annoying and tough to handle. Therefore, it is important to know how to deal with debt … Read More »
Payday loans are notorious for creating more trouble than they are worth. Mounting repayment fees put borrowers further in consumer debt than when they started. So, what are payday loans? Let’s understand what they really are and how you can … Read More »
Gift cards are a popular choice among gift givers these days. However, have you thought about gift card safety at all? Let’s look at this in a little more detail.
This past week, I received a call from my bank stating that they marked multiple transactions as fraud. As someone who writes about the importance of protecting your identity and the repercussions of identity theft, I was well aware that … Read More »
Every time a data breach happens or the news reports on a scam, identity theft is mentioned. If you are unclear about what exactly happens or who is behind it all, you’re not alone. Unfortunately, identity theft can be very … Read More »
In today’s day in age, keeping your personal information private is becoming increasingly difficult. Between social media, various data breaches, and online everything, it’s no surprise that identity theft is on the rise. Your Social Security number (SSN) is just another piece … Read More »