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Managing Credit Cards

Alert! Managing Credit Cards Should be Your Focus.

Managing credit cards is the key to good credit. It’s more important than low rates and credit limits. Still, most people get in credit trouble.

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SIM Card Scammers

SIM Swapping. Scammers are taking over our smartphones…and text messages too!

Fraudsters are taking over cellphones using a trick called SIM swapping. It happens behind back and you won’t even know when it happens. Beware.

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WELCOME

About the Website Redesign

I hope you like the WhatIsMyIPAddress.com redesign and how we’ve improved the website for you. The IP tools and articles are all there for you, along with a few special features you’ll discover as you navigate our new-look site. Better Performance. Our website’s now running on a more-advanced platform. Better User Experience. The pages and…

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FREE VPN

Free VPN: Here are the Best Ones and Info All About Virtual Private Networks

.,There are several very good VPNs, if you know where to look. Here’s a guide.

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Tech Tips So You Can Be the Final Girl

Imagine you’re in your favorite slasher flick. You are on the run from Michael Myers or Jason. What do you do? We all think we have what it takes to survive a horror movie. We yell at the screen. We share our strategies. We think we’d totally make it to the end. But when the…

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How to Stay Entertained While Self-Isolating During the Coronavirus Crisis

So you’re self-isolating while trying to balance work, home, and in some cases school all under one roof without losing it. At least you can take comfort in knowing that even though you may be isolated, the rest of the world is staying home and getting cabin fever too.  Day one and two probably felt…

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Avalanche Network Stopped

Finally, FBI, Others Stop the Avalanche Network If you follow stories about online thieves and cyberterrorism, the news is almost always about hackers getting away with a huge, damaging attack. But in early December of 2016, the FBI and the United States Department of Justice released good news to the citizens of the U.S. and…

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The ABCs of Encryption. How does it work? What does it do?

Encryption: What It Is and How It Works

One of the benefits of a virtual private network (VPN), experts will tell you, is that any messages or data transmitted through a VPN are encrypted, which makes it all secure and unreadable. On a larger scale, all bank and credit card websites use encryption for transmitting their customers’ data. But just what does encryption…

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