It’s the worst feeling in the world: you use your credit card and it’s declined. Not only that, you know you haven’t reached your limit or gone on any shopping sprees, so what gives? These days thieves don’t wear masks and they don’t arrive on horseback totting guns; they do their dirty deeds from the […]

Credit Freeze

A security freeze, also known as a credit freeze, blocks third-party access to your credit. This “freeze” provides an extra layer of security against identity theft, protecting you, your money, and your credit.  Credit freezes, however, only protect against a small percentage of identity theft attacks; they are certainly not free–unless you already are an […]