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Old 17-04-18, 20:42
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Default From savvy shopping to strong passwords: 7 tips to avoid identity fraud

Some advice from BT Computing>Security:

How to shop safely online to avoid fraudsters | BT
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Stay safe online from fraudsters. Follow our simple tips to protect your identity.

Fraudsters donít take a break, so whether youíre shopping, posting on social media, checking emails or setting up accounts on your gadgets, take steps to protect your identity and avoid fraud.

Increasing numbers of us are doing our shopping online, but while online shopping is convenient it does carry a higher risk of identity theft. This is when your account details are fraudulently used to buy goods. As well as causing financial loss, identity theft can affect your credit rating, impacting on your ability to buy goods and causing stress and upset. Protect yourself online by following the tips below.
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