Category Archives: Identity Protection & Security

ABOUT YOUR FICO SCORE (credit score)

ABOUT YOUR FICO SCORE (credit score) Your FICO® Score (pronounced FY-koh), also known as your “credit score” is a system used for scoring your credit, loan, and payment history. The reason it’s called your “FICO” score is because the system … Continue reading

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Websites That Can Help You Find A Job

Websites That Can Help You Find A Job You can’t save money if you’re not making money so we include information about jobs and employment when ever we can. Over the years the volunteers here at PracticalWaysToSaveMoney.com have had their … Continue reading

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ID Stronghold Secure Sleeves® for Discount Purchases & Free Giveaways!

Identity Stronghold brand RFID Blocking Secure Sleeves® are thin sleeves (or open ended envelopes) that you slide your credit/debit card or ID into before placing in your wallet. Identity thieves and other crooks can steal your personal information and credit/debit … Continue reading

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Credit Card Skimming: How to Protect Yourself, Your Money, and Your Identity

IMPORTANT NOTICE!!!!!!! Credit card “skimming” is on the rise. Some law enforcement agencies are even referring to it as an epidemic. But you can protect yourself. This article explains what skimming is, how it’s done, and gives some good tips, … Continue reading

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UPDATE ON SECURITY BREACH FOR MICHAELS CUSTOMERS

UPDATE ON SECURITY BREACH FOR MICHAELS CUSTOMERS We would like to make it clear that although this security breach is serious, we do not feel it warrants not shopping at Michaels. Why? Because, unfortunately, these days even banks can be hacked … Continue reading

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How To Stay Ahead of Spammers & Scammers

If you use the internet for anything you’re bound to come to a website that requires you give them your email address. Sometimes you don’t hesitate, if it’s your bank or a reputable company you trust. But if you’re an … Continue reading

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IDENTITY STRONGHOLD Original RFID Blocking Secure Sleeves® Review

SOMETHING AS INEXPENSIVE AS A CUP OF COFFEE CAN SAVE YOU TIME, AGGREVATION, AND MONEY IDENTITY STRONGHOLD is the original RFID blocking product for personal and government use. One simple thin Tyvek sleeve (see image below) holds your credit/debit card … Continue reading

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Alumawallet or Aluma Wallet (by Telebrands) Review

ALUMINUM WALLETS There are many brands of hard sided wallets made of aluminum (see partial list below). Some get better reviews than others. All of them are meant to stop identity thieves from using RFID waves to get your private … Continue reading

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