Financial Aid or Financial Fraud?

September 24 2014
Fraudsters know that students comb the internet for scholarships and loans, so they set up fake financial aid opportunities to pull in unsuspecting students.  If you’re searching for financial aid, stay safe with these tips: Remember the FAFSA is free!  It’s even in the title — Free Application for Federal Student Aid, so don’t believe […] Read More

Back to School and Needing Protection

August 20 2014
Goodbye to long summer days and hello to classrooms and homework!  As you send off your students with packed lunches and sharpened pencils, make sure they have protection from identity theft too.  A school often has a child’s personal identifiable information, which could be used for fraudulent activity if put in the wrong hands.  Here […] Read More

Before You Buy That Stylish Couch, Think About This

July 23 2014
You see that plush couch with stylish pillows in the furniture store window.  If you had it in your own home, you could sink into the soft cushions and take a refreshing nap after a long day’s work.  Whether you wince at the price tag, or you know you have the reserves to make such […] Read More