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12 Days of Christmas Tips – Day 2: Credit Card Fraud

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12 Days of Christmas Tips – Day 2: Credit Card Fraud

The holidays are a time when thieves really like to take advantage of credit card fraud. Because so many people are using credit cards more than they normally might, it is easier to slip through some charges that people might not otherwise recognize. There are some common sense tips that can help prevent you from be taken advantage of by thieves. -Keep a record of all your account numbers, expiration dates, and security codes, and the phone number at which you can report fraud or loss of cards. Keep that list somewhere secure where you can access it quickly when needed. -Check your monthly...

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Social Media Impact on Job Employment

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Social Media Impact on Job Employment

Are you looking for a job? Do you believe that social media plays an impact on job employment? According to the survey completed by CareerBuilder, thirty-seven percent of employers are investigating potential employees’ social media profiles. Check out these statistics: sixty-five percent viewed Facebook profiles, sixty-three percent checked LinkedIn profiles and sixteen percent viewed Twitter feeds for potential job candidates. Your social media footprint is an extension of your life and if not used properly can greatly influence an employers decision to hire you over other candidate. Check...

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Is the Government Listening to Your Phone Calls?

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Is the Government Listening to Your Phone Calls?

The big news broke last week that the US government has required Verizon to give them access to the records of all phone calls made on their networks since April of this year. They were granted this power by having a secret government court issue a top secret court order for these records to Verizon. This subpoena is in effect until July 19, but this time frame could be extended by the court if government officials request it and the court renews the order. So is the government listening to your phone calls? No. According to the documents obtained by the media, Verizon is turning over...

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