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11/16/17  Up Your Security IQ
5 tips for safe online shopping this holiday season

Online shopping is convenient, but it’s not without its headaches. Scammers can use the busy online shopping season to take advantage of unsuspecting customers. Here are a few ways to protect yourself.

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8/1/17  Credit 101Up Your Security IQ
Visa Checkout: A secure and convenient way to pay

Want to pay online quickly, without filling out those long payment forms and entering your credit or debit card info? Just use Visa Checkout, the digital wallet service from Visa. It's quick, safe and easy to use. 

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5/18/17  Up Your Security IQ
How mobile payment services help protect you

Why you can feel safer using digital wallets – such as Visa Checkout, Apple Pay, Android Pay and PayPal – for mobile payment security. 

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5/15/17  Up Your Security IQ
Identity theft protection: strong passwords

Need password help? Let's look at easy-to-hack passwords, review tactics for creating harder-to-hack passwords, and learn about password managers.

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5/5/17  Up Your Security IQ
How to create secure, memorable passwords

Passwords are essential if you want to use the Internet to make online purchases, bank online, access your mail or communicate with friends.Your challenge is to create passwords that are complex enough to elude hackers but easy enough for you to remember.

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3/28/17  Alliant NewsUp Your Security IQ
How to use automated alerts to protect yourself from fraud

Learn about how one of our bloggers has used transaction alerts and other security protections offered to Alliant Members to protect herself from fraud after being part of the Anthem data breach. 

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