If you want to make it easy for someone to steal your car, or the valuables inside your car, then you should NOT adhere to the following tips and...
Ten Tips to Protect Against Car Theft
Just because you don’t live in a hot spot for theft, doesn’t mean your vehicle won’t be targeted. Many times thieves only want what is inside.
Safe from theft: The 10 best states to avoid stolen car problems
Here are a dozen tips to help insureds avoid motor vehicle theft along with the U.S. states where cars and trucks are statistically least likely to go missing.
How Not to Be a Victim of Car Theft
Car theft can ruin your day. Here's a nightmare: you walk out of the house, car keys in hand, ready to head off for a round of golf, a trip to the store, a week
Rustproofing and undercoating tips to protect your car
The war against rust may be ultimately unwinnable, but rustproofing and undercoating can help win a battle and put off the worst. Rustproofing and undercoating can only defend against the onslaught of rust causing road salt for so long. Victory requires vigilance. Read here for our tips.
10 Ways to Protect Your Home from Theft
More than 1.5 million residential burglaries occur every year in the United States, according to the FBI. Thieves target electronics, jewelry and other valuables, resulting in an average dollar loss of $2,079. There are measures you can take, however, to protect your home and family – many of which are easy and free. Make sure your home is secure with our home security checklist.
10 Tips to Avoid Car Theft
I recently read an article about a stolen Cadillac Escalade that was “stretched” into a limousine and resold. This got me thinking about car theft and how
How Car Thefts Affect Auto Insurance in California
There is no way to completely protect your vehicle from being stolen. While new features, such as automatic locking doors and alarm systems have led to vehicle theft to drop by 35 percent in California alone, there is still no way to completely ensure that your car never gets stolen. While the number of vehicle
10 tips to protect your family from ID theft
Did you receive one of the dreaded letters from an insurance carrier, homegoods store, bank, cable provider or other retailer, saying your information may have been compromised? Personal and financial information from more than 750 million customer accounts of just a handful of companies were compromised in recent years. And more seemingly occur every week. We’ve brought …
Top 10 Metro Areas for Car Thefts
The National Insurance Crime Bureau's (NICB) "Hot Spots" report examines vehicle theft data obtained from the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) for
Eight tips to protect yourself from identiy theft
It seems that every day there is a new report of major data breaches for national companies. While you can’t stop large-scale data breaches, there are steps you can take
How to Avoid Car Theft: Think Like a Thief
How to Avoid Car Theft: Think Like a Thief Roughly 800,000 to one million cars are stolen every year according to CNBC. With the huge influx of cars clogging the mall parking lots this time of year, it is easier for a car thief to steal your vehicle out of the lot unnoticed. You can lessen your chances of auto theft
How to protect your employees from identity theft during tax season
As human resources professionals continue to concentrate on assessing the needs of their organizations one key area to focus on is preventing the theft of sensitive personal and business information.
10 tips to protect your tax return from theft and fraud
Cyber crooks have an arsenal of tools and techniques designed to prey on unsuspecting individuals during tax season.
Relay car theft: What is it, how can you prevent it, and will your car insurance cover it?
Thieves are harnessing sophisticated technology to hack into your car’s computer, meaning they don’t even need a key-fob to start the vehicle and c...
Tips to protect taxpayers from identity theft
Tax return identity theft has reached epidemic proportions. With tax season well under way, here are tips for taxpayers to avoid becoming a victim.
Tips to protect taxpayers from ID theft
Tax return identity theft has reached such epidemic proportions that it tops the list of the IRS’s Dirty Dozen Tax Scams. Take note of tips the IRS wants you to know about identity theft so you can avoid becoming the victim.