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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

Using Public Wi-Fi More Safely

Posted: 6/20/2018

Using Public Wi-Fi More Safely

Encryption is important to keeping your information secure when you’re online. So while at the airport, coffee shop, restaurant, repair shop, or anywhere where you’re going to use public Wi-Fi, here are a few tips to help you surf safely....Read more

Tags: wifi, wireless internet, security, tips

Protect Your Home Devices from Cyber Attacks with a Simple Task

Posted: 12/5/2016

Protect Your Home Devices from Cyber Attacks with a Simple Task

In today’s world, security breaches and cyber attacks have become commonplace occurrences, with a new story seeming to pop up all the time. Recently popular websites such as Twitter, Paypal, Spotify, Reddit, New York Times, CNN, Mashable and more were shut down by cyber criminals who launched an attack on an Internet Infrastructure company in New Hampshire named Dyn that counts these companies as customers....Read more

Tags: internet of things, security, password

6 Ways to Secure Your Wireless Network

Posted: 3/3/2016

6 Ways to Secure Your Wireless Network

Many of us have a wireless network at home where we use devices such as cell phones, computers, tablets, smart TVs and gaming devices, to name a few. Unfortunately, we live in an age when security breaches and hackers are a constant threat. Business Consumer Alliance has covered several stories regarding data breaches, threats to security, and identity theft. Taking the time to secure your wireless network is vital and can help protect your devices from being compromised....Read more

Tags: security, security, wireless internet

6 Ways to Secure Your Wireless Network

Posted: 3/3/2016

6 Ways to Secure Your Wireless Network

Many of us have a wireless network at home where we use devices such as cell phones, computers, tablets, smart TVs and gaming devices, to name a few. Unfortunately, we live in an age when security breaches and hackers are a constant threat. Business Consumer Alliance has covered several stories regarding data breaches, threats to security, and identity theft. Taking the time to secure your wireless network is vital and can help protect your devices from being compromised....Read more

Tags: security, security, wireless internet

9 Ways to Keeping Customer Information Secure

Posted: 1/8/2016

9 Ways to Keeping Customer Information Secure

With so much sensitive information involved with everyday transactions, sound security measures are essential to prevent information falling into the wrong hands. And just in case there is a breach, having a plan to deal with these types of situations is vital. Here are practical tips to help your business establish or tighten up your security....Read more

Tags: data breach, identity theft, security

Kim's Catch: Loyal Service Unit Special Team Services

Posted: 9/1/2015

Kim's Catch:  Loyal Service Unit Special Team Services

Security guards looking for jobs and security company operators are warned to be on the watch for Loyal Service Unit Special Team Services (“LSU”), and specifically its principal, Michael McCarthy (“McCarthy”). McCarthy and his F-rated company, LSU, have garnered a poor reputation for deception and failure to pay employees....Read more

Tags: Kim's Catch, scams, security