Should I Worry About the Equifax Hack?

If you are wondering whether to be worried about the Equifax hack, the answer is yes. You should be worried. However, you do not need to panic. By now, you should probably have some rudimentary credit monitoring whether it comes through a free credit score service like Credit Karma, or …

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Online Bargains Aren’t Always Great Deals Check The Details First

Black Friday has come and gone. Cyber Monday is history. Yet, online shopping continues in full force. Various reports suggest that online shopping has increased dramatically this year, likely due to the increasing usage of broadband connections in the home, and the draw of huge savings secretly located on the …

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Government Mortgage Help Programs Scams and Deceptive Marketing and Mailings

It was with much fanfare last month that Congress and the Obama administration passed laws putting into effect government programs to help American homeowners with their mortgages.  Both The Emergency Economic Stabilization Act, and The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act were front page news all over the country. A lot …

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