Category: Education

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Post a Photo of Your COVID-19 Vaccination Card Online

You may have noticed that nestled in with baby announcements, social-distancing birthday photos and dog snaps, social media posts are now also featuring people celebrating getting their COVID-19 vaccinations.It’s natural that after a year of living under pandemic restrictions people…

/ February 24, 2021
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What is Identity theft Insurance?

Identity theft insurance is a type of insurance policy that can help victims recover from losses caused by identity theft. It may be offered as a standalone policy, or as a benefit with other types of insurance or identity protection…

/ February 21, 2021
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What is Digital Identity?

With the digital world now deeply rooted in the fabric of society, we are increasingly living double lives. There is our immediate, physical existence – and there is our digital identity. Most people are more familiar with the first. But…

/ February 18, 2021
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Looking for Love Online? Be Aware of Scammers and Fraud

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are trying online dating for the first time. Unfortunately, scammers are looking to take advantage of that.Especially during Valentine’s Day and the season of love, singles looking to make that special love connection via…

/ February 14, 2021
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How to Help Avoid Tax Identity Theft

Every year, tax season presents a seasonal opportunity for criminals seeking monetary gain from identity theft. There are many ways that scammers may try to obtain personal information, but the end goal is to file a falsified tax return in…

/ February 8, 2021
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Suspected Second Cyberattack Linked to Flaws in SolarWinds Software

News agencies are reporting a possible second data breach using flaws in the SolarWinds software, this time with suspected Chinese hackers infiltrating U.S. payroll agency systems.Sources have disclosed another cybersecurity breach in the SolarWinds software that took place last year,…

/ February 5, 2021
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How to Help Protect Your Credit Health When You Missed a Bill Payment

Life is hectic and it’s easy to miss details sometimes, even when that detail happens to be a bill coming due. Making your payments on time can be tough when you’re having financial troubles or simply juggling a lot of…

/ February 1, 2021
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Cybercrime and Fraud on the Rise During COVID-19 Pandemic

During the coronavirus pandemic, there’s been a direct correlation with the rise of online activity, data breaches and identity theft. As many Americans’ personally identifiable information goes digital, it’s becoming increasingly vulnerable to hacks and theft by cybercriminals who profit…

/ January 25, 2021
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The cloudy science on school reopening during the pandemic

President Biden's plan to accelerate the reopening of K-8 schools faces major challenges from a still out-of-control pandemic and more contagious coronavirus variants.Why it matters: The longer American kids miss in-person schooling, the further they fall behind. But the uncertain…

/ January 23, 2021
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5 Data Breaches You May Have Missed

The news cycle has been dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the presidential election, nationwide protests and a whole lot more. With all that transpired over the last few months, and even with the SolarWinds cyberattack making headlines, it might be…

/ January 19, 2021
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The Rankings: The “Perfect Little” Economy of New Zealand

This video was made possible by our Patreon community! ❤️ ➡️ https://www.patreon.com/EconomicsExplained The Economy of New Zealand ➡️ https://youtu.be/TlhUMFOBZHU Enjoyed the video? Comment below! 💬 ⭑ Enjoyed? Hit the like button! 👍 🔔 Subscribe to EE2 → https://economicsexplained.io/EE2 Follow EE…

/ January 18, 2021
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The “Perfect” Little Economy of New Zealand

Sign-up for Acorns! 👉 https://www.acorns.com/ee?s2=NZ3 (upon registration, Acorns will deposit $5 in your account to help you get started with investing!) ▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀ This is New Zealand – a picturesque nation with an economy that appears to exclusively rely on throwing…

/ January 18, 2021
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Don’t Fall Victim to COVID-19 Vaccine Phishing Schemes

As the COVID-19 vaccine continues to become available to more people, be aware of potential scams related to the vaccine. It’s important to stay vigilant to certain warning signs that can help you avoid being scammed.Two vaccines to prevent coronavirus…

/ January 15, 2021