Shopping Online for the Holidays? Savvy Ways to Stay Safe and Secure
As consumers increasingly turn to online shopping, it’s vital to be aware of potential fraud and take steps to protect your identity as well as your purchases.
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Holiday shopping season is here, and scammers are lurking to steal financial information from online shoppers. To avoid being a victim, consider taking the following steps to keep your financial information safe 1. Update your passwords. Change your passwords regularly. Try to create a password that is not a real word so it cannot be easily guessed. Passwords should include a variety of uppercase and lowercase…
How to shop online safely
With some simple tips, make shopping online a safer experience this holiday season.
Five Tips for Staying Safe While Shopping Online this Holiday Season
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Five tips to stay safe while online shopping
By Michelle Seaver If you’re like most people these days, you will do at least some of your holiday shopping on the Internet. Nearly $1 of every $6 spent during November and December is spent online, but with that convenience comes increased risk. According to Experian.com, 14.2 million credit card numbers were exposed in 2017, …
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Every year, millions of consumers fall victim to cybercrime. According to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center consumers lost more than $1 billion from scams initiated through the web since 2015. In recognition of Safer Internet Day, which is on February 7, Grundy Bank is highlighting seven tips to help consumers guard against online threats and maintain a safe and secure web environment.
How to stay safe while shopping this holiday season
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Safe Online Shopping Tips
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Tips for Online Shopping Safely
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Staying safe while shopping, holiday shopping safety tips
You could say the holiday season brings out the best and yes, the worst in people. Police say thieves are ready to target shoppers who are out to spread holiday cheer. We spoke with some shoppers who say they always try to be aware of their surroundings. Shopper Carmelita Wise says, "even if you think it’s a safe area, even if you think it’s crowded, always make sure you’re looking around.
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