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5 Deceptive Scams Small Businesses Should Be Aware Of
5 Deceptive Scams Small Businesses Should Be Aware Of

Posted: 5/6/2015

Small to medium-sized businesses, churches, and nonprofit businesses have been hit hard by unscrupulous scammers perpetrating various scams. Some common schemes that affect small businesses are office supply scams, domain registration plots, fake check tricks, charity cons, and directory listing scams. Business Consumer Alliance urges businesses and their employees to be on the lookout for scams and offers some identifying warning signs that can help you avoid them....Read more

Tags: scams, business tips, consumer tips

New Law Makes Freezing and Unfreezing Credit Free

Posted: 9/5/2018

New Law Makes Freezing and Unfreezing Credit Free

Identity theft is one of the top crimes worldwide. We have to contend with security breaches, hacks, scams, and so much more that make us vulnerable to having our information stolen. Federal laws exist that allow consumers to contact any of the three credit reporting agencies, Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion, to place a freeze on their credit file....Read more

Tags: credit reports, identity theft, credit freeze

How To Place A Credit Freeze

Posted: 10/6/2014

How To Place A Credit Freeze

Identity theft, security breaches, and unauthorized credit inquiries are just a few reasons you may need to consider placing a credit freeze on your credit report. A credit freeze, also called a security freeze, allows you to control access to your credit report. Read our guide on how to place a credit freeze to protect your credit....Read more

Tags: identity theft, consumer tips, credit reports, security breach, credit freeze, How To Guide