theft

  • Survey: Too Many People Put Their Online Identity at Risk

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A new survey shows many Californians leave themselves open to identity theft by failing to take basic precautions. Researchers from AARP California found that almost half of adults re-use the same password across multiple sites, when instead they could use a...
  • Understanding and Avoiding Tax Identity Theft

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Have you started filing your taxes? Although taxes aren’t due until April 17, the sooner you file, the better. One of the biggest benefits is that filing early can help prevent tax-related identity theft. According to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), “tax-related...
  • How Can I Protect Myself from Identity Theft?

    NAPSI While there are many advantages to living in a connected world, the rise in cybercrime poses risks to our personal information. So how can you safeguard this information while enjoying online opportunities to achieve your financial goals? One important way you can help protect your identity is by regularly reviewing...
  • Senator Tony Mendoza’s Bill Prevents Wage Theft from California’s Workers

    Senator Tony Mendoza’s Bill Prevents Wage Theft from California’s Workers

    Governor Brown Signs SB 1342  Senator Tony Mendoza’s Bill Prevents Wage Theft from California’s Workers   Sacramento – A measure, SB 1342, authored by Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) that would protect workers by paving the way for a statewide mechanism at the local level to fight wage theft, was...