Keep holidays merry, avoid being hacked with tips from CUNA

first_img 11SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr To help consumers avoid fraud this holiday season, and every season, the Credit Union National Association released a list of helpful tips to keep their personal information out of the hands of criminals.“With the immense number of data breaches that occurred at retailers in 2014, and a grim forecast for 2015, it’s essential to arm consumers with tips they need to protect themselves,” said CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle. “Knowing how to protect yourself from hackers, and what to do if you get hacked, can help you keep your hard-earned money and give you peace of mind.”CUNA’s www.StoptheDataBreaches.com contains a list of helpful ways for consumers to remain vigilant and protect their personal data when shopping in retail stores and online, including:Don’t respond to email, texts or telephone calls asking for personal or financial information;Frequently review account activity and immediately report unauthorized transactions;Place an initial fraud alert with credit bureaus if fraud has occurred;Enroll and opt-in for transaction monitoring;Use card on/off switches (if available); andEnroll in Verified by VISA/MasterCard Secure Code. continue reading »last_img read more

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Man jailed over slight physical injuries rap

first_imgA P2,000 bail bond was recommended forMagtupa’s temporary liberty./PN The 33-year-old resident Roden Magtupawas tagged suspect, a police report showed. Magtupa was caught on the strength ofan arrest warrant around 11 a.m. on Nov. 8, the report added. ILOILO City – Charged with slightphysical injuries, a man was arrested in Barangay Dumrog, Pandan, Antique. The suspect was detained in the lockupcell of the Pandan municipal police station. last_img

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