Blog Posts By:

Jeanne Foy,
Director, Consumer Action Center

A security lapse at Verizon has exposed data from millions of Verizon customers - leaking names, addresses and personal identification numbers (PINs). Steps to protect your identity and account information.

Staying vigilant online in the face of growing cyberattacks.  

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In recognition of Tax Theft Awareness Week, please see our tips on how to protect yourself.

The phone rings and a scary voice on the other end tells you that you owe them money and need to pay up… or else. The caller leads you to believe that a recent loan you took out has come due and that its time to pay or face legal action. Frightening, right?