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Identity theft happens when someone uses your Social Security number or other personal information to open new accounts, make purchases, or get a tax refund. Most people who experience identity theft must take several steps to recover....

In light of recent news that a Yahoo! service was hacked and some 400,000 usernames and passwords for Yahoo! and other companies were stolen, OnGuardOnline.gov offers the following tips: If you used your Yahoo! login ID or password for other...

When internet fraudsters impersonate a business to trick you into giving out your personal information, it’s called phishing. Don't reply to email, text, or pop-up messages that ask for your personal or financial information. Don’...

Phishers are looking to lure you with bogus emails and pop-ups that seem safe. Will you take the bait or live to swim another day?

A phisher pays an unexpected visit to someone's home. To learn more, check out Phishing.

A phisher shows that phishing can happen when you least expect it — even at the office. To learn more, check out Phishing. 

A phisher visits a clothing store in hopes of getting a shopper's financial information. To learn more, check out Phishing.