All articles tagged: “Fraud”

(13 total)

Blog

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Credit Reporting Agency TransUnion on How Consumers Can Guard Against Digital Fraud

TransUnion: The Credit Agency on Digital Fraud

In a Nutshell: Digital fraud attempts increased notably over the past year, according to data from credit reporting... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 7/8/21

Blog

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Featurespace Leverages AI and Machine Learning to Protect Consumer Credit and Finances from Fraud

Featurespace Uses AI to Enhance Credit Fraud Protection

In a Nutshell: As consumer fraud continues to evolve, some detection and prevention tools struggle to keep pace.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/19/21

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Identity Theft Resource Center Offers Guidance to Help Consumers Protect and Rebuild their Credit

ITRC Helps Consumers Protect and Rebuild Credit

In a Nutshell: Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) has offered free remediation and recovery services to identity... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/22/21

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Canada’s Rising Fraud Rates Threaten Personal Finances and Consumer Credit Scores

Rising Fraud in Canada Threatens Finances, Credit

In a Nutshell: Everyone will likely have to deal with a scam at some point, which is why the Canadian Anti-Fraud... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/9/20

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Rippleshot Leverages its Data Network and Machine Learning to Detect Card Fraud for Banks and Credit Unions

Rippleshot Detects Card Fraud for Banks and CUs

In a Nutshell: Smaller financial organizations are often more vulnerable to data breaches because their limited... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/12/19

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Nomorobo Protects Consumers from Financial Scams by Blocking More Than 97% of Malicious Robocalls

Nomorobo Protects Consumers by Blocking Malicious Robocalls

In a Nutshell: Anyone who has a phone number is probably familiar with robocalls — prerecorded messages that... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/12/19

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Western Union Uses Education and Advanced Countermeasures to Protect Consumers from Fraud

Western Union Educates and Protects Consumers from Fraud

In a Nutshell: Every day, all over the world, scammers target vulnerable people and try to trick them out of their... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/6/18

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Scam or Score, Fact or Fake: Snopes.com Finds the Truth Behind the Biggest Myths & Rumors in Business, Banking — and Everything Else

Snopes.com Finds the Truth Behind Rumors in Business, Banking & More

In a Nutshell: While rumor has always moved swiftly from person to person, the digital era and its ability to... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/15/17

Guide

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Identity Stolen? 7 Ways to Get It Back

Identity Stolen? 7 Ways to Get It Back

Even the most cautious consumers may find themselves victims of identity theft at some point. Criminals who have... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 1/11/18

Guide

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The Best Security System for Your Financial Data? You, and Here’s Why

The Best Security System for Your Financial Data? You, and Here’s Why

While there is no denying technology continues to improve our lives and make the things we do more efficient, it... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 1/11/18

Study

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2013 Had New Identity Theft Victim Every 2 Seconds

2013 Had New Identity Theft Victim Every 2 Seconds

In a recent annual fraud study conducted by Javelin Strategy and Research, it was reported a new occurrence of... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/24/14

Guide

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How to Avoid a Financial Scam on Social Media

How to Avoid a Financial Scam on Social Media

Social media and social networking venues have become an integral part of how we communicate and keep up to date on... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/7/16

Study

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Study: Reputation is Key Among Online Credit Card Theft Networks

Study: Reputation is Key Among Online Credit Card Theft Networks

When it comes to the complex and sordid world of credit card theft, it turns out there is at least a little trust... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/24/14