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Friday, March 27th 2015



A credit card offers great convenience; however if your personal or account information is lost or stolen, it can also be a source of endless aggravation.
PrivacyWise™ is a reference guide that helps you:

  • Reduce the risk of having your credit card account or your identity stolen
  • Quickly respond if you've been a victim

Online Resources Protecting yourself If you've been a victim Checklists Articles

Online Privacy Resources

Free Resources:

OnGuard online Protecting yourself
Great tips from the federal government and the technology industry to help you guard against internet fraud, secure your computer and protect your personal information.
Federal Trade Commission Identity theft
The Federal Trade Commission offers comprehensive tips on protecting yourself from identity theft.
Experian, Equifax, TransUnion, Innovis Opting out
Opt out of receiving pre-screened solicitations from major credit bureaus by calling or visiting:
Experian, Equifax, TransUnion Free annual credit report
By law, you are entitled to receive a free copy of your credit report annually. Get yours from
AllClear Free Identity Theft Protection
AllClear ID is the first company to provide free identity theft protection for everyone. Read the AllClear ID blog for identity theft protection tips. An iPhone app is available for download, for identity protection on the go. Sign up for free.
Anti-Phishing Working Group Phishing
Information on phishing can be accessed at For a current list of phishing reports, visit

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