Equip your teen to navigate the credit world, both on- and off-campus, by sending them off with these Credit 101 tips! Help them begin establishing credit, discuss how late payments and over-limit fees can impact their credit scores, and encourage them to build good credit habits right out of the gate.
On July 25, 2018, identity theft protection firm, LifeLock, reported that a bug on its website could have been exploited to reveal the email addresses of millions of customers – leaving them vulnerable to attacks from identity thieves using “phishing” campaigns, which are targeted attempts to steal sensitive information in order to swindle specific victims. … Read more
Retailers have grabbed the lion’s share of data breach headlines in the first half of 2018. Macy’s, Adidas, Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord & Taylor, Kmart, Sears and Under Armour all suffered breaches in which the personal data of their customers was hacked or exposed. Here’s a look at notable security breaches thus far.
Remodeling your home – freshening up a living space, replacing the bathroom tile, or renovating to improve your home’s value in anticipation of a sale – can be a worthwhile investment. Financing your dream renovation depends on your credit scores – higher scores will lead to better interest rate offers on a loan.