You need to protect yourself

Your coaches introduce the lesson.

MichaelYou know, it’s sad but true: in this day and age, there are too many ways that dishonest people or businesses may try to take your hard-earned money away. And there’s a lot to learn about how to protect yourself financially — whether you’re on the phone, on the Web, at the store, or wherever your day may take you.

Watch out for pop-ups like this.

A pop-up warning message on a computer screen that says “Please read carefully. Our records indicate that your credit card information cannot be verified. You must provide new billing information to maintain availability of your account. Please press OK and provide the following information: Your social security number, your credit cards, and your last billing statement.

CassieIn this lesson, we’ll give you valuable tips on how to protect yourself, starting now. And we’ll share what to watch out for when it comes to scams, fraud, and identity theft.

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