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Most Americans fear fraud, but few took action.
Your credit report contains private information. You’ll be surprised to find out who can look at it.
Don’t know the difference between a credit report and a credit score? Here’s a primer.
Misspell your bank’s web address, and you may land on a page run by an identity thief.
Is your computer or smartphone several generations old? Here’s why you should upgrade.
You need to know where your personal information goes once a hacker gets a hold of it.
Victims may fight for years to clear their name, fix their credit and mend their finances.
Learn how to build a wall around your networks and your personal information.
Your data sells for cheap on the black market. So how do thieves make money?
Credit scores and borrowing costs are closely tied, though maybe it’s not an exact science.
A judgment will eventually drop off your credit report. But that doesn’t mean it’s gone.