To help protect you from outside sources that could be harmful to your business we have gathered information from the Wall Street Journal for tips and guidelines on how to avoid identity theft and credit card fraud. In order to avoid it, you need to know it- and we are your source for protection.
If you’ve been a victim of identity theft, you might be entitled to free credit monitoring. Look into this! According to the Journal, …”companies and financial institutions have stepped in with products that monitor your credit, reimburse you for lost wages or funds and guard your identity”.
Check your financial statements regularly, keeping an eye out for any unfamiliar activity. If you find something irregular, report it ASAP.
If you’re especially concerned about identity theft, consider freezing your credit report, which prevents hard inquiries without your permission.
For more information and preventative tips click here to read the full article