It's scam season

    It's scam season

    • If a deal sounds too good to be true, it is.

    • Never give your social security number, bank account or credit card numbers to anyone over the phone.

    • Be leery of people acting like they know you when you don’t know them.

    • Don’t be pressured to buy something in a hurry.

    • Verify the offer by asking for it in writing.

    • Check your credit report once a year.

    • Use strong passwords

    • Shred sensitive documents.

    Other recommendations to prevent identity theft. 
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