Helpful reminders to stay safe online and check your credit report

Wi-Fi hotspots in coffee shops, retail shops, airports, libraries, and on educational campuses are often very convenient, but they aren’t always secure.

Here’s a link to some tips that will help keep your information safe when using wireless hotspots while out and about.

It’s a quick read that will prepare you from that convenient, free Wi-Fi connection costing you more than you’d ever imagined!

Nobody ever wants to have to deal with identity theft.  Speaking of which, don’t forget to take advantage of your three free annual credit reports.  For more information or to request your copies, visit: http://www.usa.gov/topics/money/credit/credit-reports/bureaus-scoring.shtml or https://www.annualcreditreport.com/index.action