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Chris Parker

Stimulus Check Scams are Out to Steal Your Money

Almost all American adults are getting a “stimulus check” from the government. Scammers have plans of their own to cash in.

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Data Breaches with Troy Hunt

Has your information ever been compromised in a data breach? There are security measures you can implement to lessen the effects. Troy Hunt shares about the frequency and increasing size of data breaches of personal information. Don’t miss the end where we share lots of strategies you can put in place today to better protect your information.

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Likeness Theft with Jeffrey Hayzlett

In today’s internet age we are meeting more and more people online. How do we use this incredible resource wisely and keep our families safe?

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“Shark Tank” Star Gets Scammed for Nearly $400K—and Amazingly Gets It Back

Her shark tale about her business getting scammed via a fake email is all too common. Getting the money back is rare. Let it be a lesson to learn now.  In case you missed it, there was yet another story about yet another corporate scam—and this one made the news because it involved a celebrity…

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Business Email Compromise (BEC) Scams with Steve Weisman

Business Email Compromise (BEC) Scams with Steve Weisman

Have you ever been the victim of an email scam? Business Email Compromise is a type of scam where scammers focus on businesses that conduct wire transfers and work with suppliers abroad. There are many things businesses and consumers can be on the lookout for to avoid falling into these email traps.  Learn how to…

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Scams and Fraud are the Reasons I Started the Easy Prey Podcast

Chris Parker, CEO of WhatIsMyIPAddress.com, also hosts a the Easy Prey podcast, which focuses on scams and fraud. He interviews experts on the topic, who share advice on how to avoid troubles and traps online and in the real world.

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Big Data

How Brands are Using Your Data

Do you know what the hottest commodity on the market is these days? I’ll give you a few guesses. Did you say a trending stock or cryptocurrency? Then, you would be wrong. It’s information. We hear so much on the news about data leaks and identity theft that targets businesses and individuals that it makes…

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5 Internet Privacy Tips to Help You Protect Your Identity

Sure, just about all our lives are online today. Fortunately there are a few internet privacy tips that can help you close the door on spying eyes.

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