Identity theft and fraud targeting your financial information and well-being continue to increase. In its latest figures, the Federal Trade Commission reported a 47% percent increases in identity theft complaints from 2014 to 2015. A Department of Justice Survey indicated that 17.6 million Americans experienced ID theft in 2014. Digital devices and online connectivity make life more efficient and convenient. But the advantages may also lead to increased risk of identity ...Read more
It's holiday time and for most people, their security and privacy are not foremost in their thoughts. Yet many hazards and threats are more prevalent during this season of the year. Shopping safely locally and online and safety around the home are important. Here are some tips and resources to help keep you and your family safe and your sensitive information ...Read more
I'm betting that you know what credit is: an arrangement for you to pay for something at a later date. "Okay, gimme the car today, and I'll pay you later."
You've also heard of credit scores, right? But do you know how important that credit score is to the rest of your life?Read more
A complete financial education program for college-aged people and young adults.
A web-driven financial education program for parents (or grandparents) to use with your teen-aged kids or grand kids.
A financial education program for high schools. The online modules feature young people, self-grading tests, and include support materials for 12 45-minute classroom sessions.
The FoolProof WorkPlace program is created to help consumers who enter the workplace directly without going to college or even graduating from high school.
The program is designed for use by instructors in special education classes, alternative high schools, career and technical schools, and charter schools. Businesses who employ a large number of young workers may also find this program useful.
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Main: (410) 272-4000 - option 4
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PO Box 1176
Aberdeen, MD 21001-6176