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Check Your Credit Report

A credit report is a reflection of your financial activities, while a credit score is an analysis of your creditworthiness based on your credit history and current credit and loan accounts. Fair, Isaac & Company (FICO) is the standard measure…

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Tax Help

IRS Free File Are you interested in preparing and e-filing your federal income tax return for free? You may qualify for free online tax preparation and electronic filing through the IRS Free File service. Free File is available to eligible…

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Child Identity Theft

Identity theft of minors is like adult identity theft. A child's Social Security number can be used by identity thieves to apply for government benefits, open bank and credit card accounts, apply for a loan or utility, or rent an…

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Is Credit Monitoring Worth the Cost?

Almost every day we hear about another data breach at a major company, healthcare facility or financial institution. What can you do to protect your information? Several independent companies have sprung up that promise to help protect your identity, such…

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ATM Security Tips

ATMs are a fast and easy way to withdraw cash, check account balances, transfer funds and more. One thing to note, though, is to make sure you use them with security in mind. Here are some important steps you can…

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