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Jul 6, 2022

In this Fourth of July episode, Carrie talks about the dangers of relying on banks, credit companies, and other financial institutions. She stresses the importance of knowing what’s going on in your accounts, and how waiting for your bank to notify you of fraudulent transactions can cost you big time.

Things you’ll...


Jun 22, 2022

Technology has made many aspects of our life a lot easier, but it's also come with its fair share of downsides, some of which you may not be aware of.

The convenience that comes in this digital age comes at a price, the cost being your information.

In this episode, Carrie goes over the argument of Privacy vs....


Jun 1, 2022

A new change makes it easier to access your Experian freeze, listen to find out as Carrie explains this new feature to manage your account online.

Resources:

Link to Experian

https://www.experian.com/freeze/center.html

Privacy-Mentor Website

https://privacy-mentor.com

Link to Protect Your Identity in 14 Days


May 18, 2022

Want to find out how much your smart devices know about you? Well now you can… This week, Carrie interviews the creator and lead of Mozilla’s Privacy Not Included Guide, Jen Caltrider. This guide reviews things like smart speakers, toys, games, wearables, and other devices that are connected to the internet....


May 4, 2022

2FA was created to protect your online accounts against cyber criminals. In this episode Carrie shares with you a new scam that uses 2FA codes to gain access to your financial accounts.

What you’ll learn:

  1. What is 2FA or MFA
  2. How this scam works
  3. Two tools to avoid becoming a victim

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