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IRS warns of a new tax bill scam

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Privacy Tips

Privacy Guide from WaTechWe are posting this useful link to remind us all to always be wary.  “Always read websites’ privacy policies before handing over personal information. Understanding when and how your information may be shared will allow you to decide whether or not to do business with certain companies. If a company does not post a privacy policy, be very wary; it may be advisable to contact such companies and ask their policies before sharing any of your personal information.

More tips…”  Also click the graphic to download a pdf book from the state agency Washington Technology Solutions.

 

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Scam du jour

chip credit card scams alert - be awareGreat information on using the new chip credit cards – no perfect solutions.

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Hacked Email – What to do?

HackedemailFTCClick here for help and updates on how to prevent being hacked by a scammer – Information from the Federal Trade Commission Blog

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