Posts Tagged ‘financial loss’

  Shopping online can be fun and convenient, and it can even save you a lot of money if you take advantage of sales and other promotions. But it’s also important to be cautious when you shop online so that you don’t compromise your finances. After all, shopping online often means inputting very important information, […]

  Shopping online can be fun and convenient, and it can even save you a lot of money if you take advantage of sales and other promotions. But it’s also important to be cautious when you shop online so that you don’t compromise your finances. After all, shopping online often means inputting very important information, […]

  A lost or stolen credit card can be frustrating and nerve-racking, but it’s crucial to act quickly and before too much damage is potentially done. As soon as you know that your credit card is gone, be sure to do the following as soon as possible: Contact your card issuer The first thing you’ll […]

For smaller purchases and everyday transactions, many people don’t put too much thought into whether they should use a debit card or a credit card. But since your debit card is linked to your bank account and may not offer the same level of protection as a credit card, there are certain instances in which […]

For smaller purchases and everyday transactions, many people don’t put too much thought into whether they should use a debit card or a credit card. But since your debit card is linked to your bank account and may not offer the same level of protection as a credit card, there are certain instances in which […]

Whether you’re going on a long trip or just a short getaway, it can be easy to overlook the financial aspects of your travels, especially once you’re already on vacation. Even just one vacation can wreak havoc on your credit if you aren’t careful, but the following tips can help you protect your credit the […]

It’s more critical than ever to select a good password for your financial accounts, email, Wi-Fi network, and anything else that entails a secured login. Many people depend on the web for many important daily tasks, like paying bills, taking care of business matters, and so much more. With a lot at risk these days […]

  If you have a gambling problem, you may not realize it until it is too late. Not only can a gambling addiction affect your personal life, but it can seriously impact your finances. Gambling can be a vicious cycle when it comes to your finances. It may have initially started off as a casual […]

  Although financial fraud occurs all throughout the country, the following were the ten states with the most reports of financial fraud in 2013: Maryland Reports per 100,000 population: 667.7Identity theft reports per 100,000: 95.5 Total amount of financial fraud reports: 39,582 A great deal of financial fraud reports in Maryland in 2013 were related […]

  The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has reported that in 2013, there were more than 2 million reported cases of financial fraud. Approximately 14% of all financial fraud reports were identity theft, making it the most common, and the remainder of reports being miscellaneous financial fraud cases. Some of these cases include fraudulent debt collection […]