Didn’t Read the Fine Print? Join the Club

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A surge in membership product clubs highlights the importance of reading the fine print before splurging on a subscription box.

Interested in beauty, health, pets or food? Then there’s a subscription box out there for you! Companies such as Birchbox, Bark Box and POPSUGAR send out monthly packages of surprise goodies right to your door, usually based on your specific preferences.
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Identity Theft and Holiday Cheer Don’t Mix: Tips to Keep Your Information Safe

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With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, it’s important to be ready to protect yourself and your identity from scammers and fraudsters waiting to pounce — whether in crowded malls or the online marketplace. The Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC), in fact, reports increased activity in its call center during the first three months of the year. This is likely a result of identity theft issues that originated during the busy holiday shopping season.
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