Fraud Alert – Protect Yourself

As a gift basket business, you should be interested in this latest fraud scam reported in Oklahoma City:

                                          Fraud Scam

Every 2 seconds, someone’s identity is stolen and I don’t want it to be yours.  

So I want to share with you two excellent resources that you can use to protect yourself.  These are not affiliate links. I don’t make one dime from them — as a matter of fact, they are TOTALLY FREE.  I just want to share with you what I consider to be very valuable information.

Even if you are not old enough to be a card-carrying AARP member, you should take advantage of the AARP Fraud Watch Network that has recently been set up.  It is free of charge for everyone — members, non-member, and anyone of any age.  The Network provides resources to help you spot and avoid identity theft and fraud.  When you sign up, you get access to the latest scam alerts delivered right to your inbox and much more.  You can sign up at

Protect your privacy and use the Internet safely!

Don’t let news about Internet risks deter you from taking full advantage of its benefits. The Web is such an amazing and useful resource for connecting with friends and family, shopping, banking, catching up on current events, and getting help in myriad ways.

Let AARP’s Protecting Yourself Online for Dummies arm you with the information you need to use the Internet with confidence. You’ll learn:

  • How and why risks can occur
  • Steps to protect yourself from identity theft, fraud and e-mail scams
  • Expert tips for creating strong passwords and storing them safely
  • Information you need to keep your online banking and shopping accounts safe

By reading this guide and following a few safety precautions, you can be confident and risk-free as you enjoy a connected, digital life online!  You can download it for FREE at:
 Protecting Yourself Online for Dummies


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