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A Stressful Hazard at College

According to the FTC, one of the highest percentages of identity theft victims are college age. That’s understandable because students are very busy with studies, sports and social activities and less likely to sufficiently protect their personal information. It can be extremely stressful if a student becomes a victim. They already have a lot on their plate [...]

Equifax – A New Scam

September 14, 2017 By Richard Watson GettingSafer Just when you thought it was bad, smart people want to make it worse. The following SCAM WARNING ‘Equifax isn’t calling’ from FTC makes it clear that you must not do anything other than hang up if you get this imposter call. For ID protection, and peace of [...]

Parent’s Guide to Internet Safety

U.S. Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Investigation - Publications Dear Parent: Our children are our Nation's most valuable asset. They represent the bright future of our country and hold our hopes for a better Nation. Our children are also the most vulnerable members of society. Protecting our children against the fear of crime and [...]

Care-giving and Support

Tips for Making Family Care-giving Easier In This Article as a family caregiver, you may find yourself facing a host of new responsibilities, many of which are unfamiliar or intimidating. At times, you may feel overwhelmed and alone. But despite its challenges, care-giving can also be rewarding. And there are a lot of things you can do [...]