Major companies teaming up against phishing spam

Microsoft, Facebook, Google, PayPal and many other large online companies have officially announced that they are teaming up and collectively advocating a new standard in technology to help fight phishing spam. This is great news for everyone because it’s not just about detection; it’s about stopping spam before it can ever reach your spam folder. While it […]

How can I get a free credit report?

How do I know which online credit report to use? The number of reporting sites being advertised seems confusing and deceptive. Is one better than another? The FTC warns users to be careful not to fall for websites that claim to be the official free annual credit report, as many will subscribe users to monthly fees if no action […]