Hey … watch out!

We don’t want you to be a victim of fraud.

MichelleOK, you probably don’t need us to tell you this … but it’s up to you to take care of your own money and watch out for fraud.

MatthewIf you think it’ll never happen to you, don’t be too sure. Hello …? Hackers …? Scammers …? Identity thieves …? The fact is, there are just too many ways that dishonest people or businesses may try to take your hard-earned money away.

MichelleSo we’ll provide some tips on how to protect yourself, starting today — whether you’re on the phone, on the Web, at a store, or wherever. Also, Articles has lots about what to watch out for when it comes to scams, fraud, and identity theft.

Note: What’s identity theft? It’s a criminal activity involving stealing personal information from others and forging their signatures in order to apply for credit in their names.

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