Shop Safely Online (part 2)

In part 2 of Breezit’s ‘Shopping Safely Online’ we continue to look at some of the things you can do to avoid the pitfalls of purchasing online. You will often be asked to create an account for the online store before you make a payment. You may also be asked if they...

Shop Safely Online (part 1)

For many of us shopping online has become part of daily life. But unfortunately, it has also opened the possibility of shopping scams to steal your credit/debit card details or personal information leading you to become a victim of online crime. It can often be...

Phishing – Don’t give your private info away

The digital world has many advantages, but unfortunately it has opened many new ways for criminals to exploit individuals and businesses. Like all scams, those online aim to take advantage of victims for financial gain. These scams can be very sophisticated with...

Identity Theft

Take care of yourself – Identity Theft and Identity Fraud When someone steals enough information about someone else’s identity to commit a fraud it’s called identity theft. The information that is especially valuable to scammers includes your name, date of...