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Data Breaches: Expert Tips For Protecting Small Businesses

A data breach can be devastating to a small business. Protect yourself, so security issues don’t take your company under.

09/05/2014

Get Protected: America’s Top Identity-Theft Scams

Each year, millions of Americans get lured by promises of prizes and unbeatable bargains only to get swindled into some of the county’s top identity-theft scams.

08/28/2014

Top Tips For Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft

Identity theft can leave you with financial difficulties, mounds of paperwork and even fraudulent criminal charges. Protect your data to reduce your chances of becoming a victim.

08/28/2014

Child Identity Theft: Warning Signs Your Child’s Identity Is Being Used

Identity theft is terrible, no matter whom it happens to, but it seems even more offensive when it’s carried out against a child. Keep watch for these signs that your child has been the victim of identity theft.

08/28/2014

The Rise Of Identity Theft: Reports From The Federal Trade Commission

The Federal Trade Commission reports that the occurrence rate for identity theft incidents is high, and it doesn’t look like that trend will change anytime soon.

08/28/2014

How To Repair Your Credit After Identify Theft

Many Americans like to believe that identity theft won’t happen to them, but the staggering statistics from the Bureau of Justice Statistics prove otherwise.

08/28/2014

A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed in Richmond on April 8, 2014. (CBS)

Man Arrested In Richmond After Allegedly Attempting To Withdraw Money From Bank Using Southern Rapper’s ID

A 30-year-old man was arrested in Richmond on Monday after allegedly attempting to withdraw money from a bank using the identity of a Southern rapper, a police spokeswoman said Tuesday.

08/26/2014

A woman displays @HiddenCash found in San Jose. (CBS)

Identity Of Mystery ‘Hidden Cash’ Man May Have Been Revealed

The identity of a mystery man behind the Hidden Cash craze may have been finally revealed.

06/05/2014

Crews work to recover the plane that crashed over San Pablo Bay. (CBS)

Pilot Killed In San Pablo Bay Crash Identified As Rocklin Man

The Contra Costa County Coroner says the man killed Sunday when he collided with another private plane and crashed into San Pablo Bay was a 33-year-old believed to be from Sacramento.

05/01/2014

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2 Arrested In Alleged ID Theft, Squatting At Walnut Creek Home

A man and woman were arrested for allegedly squatting in an unoccupied Walnut Creek home after stealing the identity of the former owner to create a fake lease, police said Friday.

07/19/2013

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