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Tips about information security and banking online

Articles to help keep your personal and banking information secure while browsing, shopping, and banking online.
Simple ways to bank online safely

Simple ways to bank online safely

Safe and secure online banking is more than just a strong password. These six tips can help you boost your online banking security.

Credit Card, Debit Card & ATM Security

Credit Card, Debit Card & ATM Security

Do you know enough about credit card, debit card and ATM security? Here are a few tips to protect you from debit card fraud, credit card fraud and more.

Articles about shopping online

Safe Online Shopping Tips to Protect Your Information

Safe Online Shopping Tips to Protect Your Information

Keep your financial information safe when you make purchases online by avoiding unsafe sites and only entering your credit card information to secure sites.

Prevent Identity Theft With These Simple Tips

Prevent Identity Theft With These Simple Tips

Help prevent Identity theft by following cyber security best practices. If you are the victim, discover how to start restoring your identity.

How to Help Protect Yourself From Data Breaches

How to Help Protect Yourself From Data Breaches

Data breaches are becoming more common. Here's what you can do to help protect yourself and prevent a hack.

Articles to help prevent identity theft

Identity restoration insurance can help make the recovery process from identity theft easier, faster, and less expensive.
What is Identity Theft and Identity Fraud?

What is Identity Theft and Identity Fraud?

Identity theft is the act of stealing someone’s personal information and identity fraud is the use of an individual's identifying information to commit crimes.

Protect Smartphone & Help Prevent Identity Theft

Protect Smartphone & Help Prevent Identity Theft

Simple tips, like locking your cell phone or other smart device, help prevent identity theft and your personal info from being stolen.

Child Identity Theft: A Hidden but Real Danger

Child Identity Theft: A Hidden but Real Danger

Child identity theft is a very real issue these days. Here are some ways to help you improve child security.

Lose Your Wallet? Identity Theft or Fraud May Follow

Lose Your Wallet? Identity Theft or Fraud May Follow

Take action when your finances and safety are compromised with a lost wallet.

Articles about internet safety

Is it Safe to Store Information in the Cloud?

Is it Safe to Store Information in the Cloud?

Cloud computing has unique cyber security risks. Read more about what the cloud is, cloud computing providers, safety of the cloud, and strong passwords.

Social Media Safety Tips to Protect Your Information

Social Media Safety Tips to Protect Your Information

With the popularity of social media continually growing, it’s important to proactively keep yourself safe and your account and information private and secure.

How to Help Protect Yourself From Data Breaches

How to Help Protect Yourself From Data Breaches

Data breaches are becoming more common. Here's what you can do to help protect yourself and prevent a hack.

Articles about smart homes

Discover other articles about smart technology to help protect your home.
DIY or Pro: The Anatomy of Home Alarm Systems

DIY or Pro: The Anatomy of Home Alarm Systems

Wireless-enabled components and real-time monitoring are just a few of the updates changing home security systems. Whether you DIY yours or hire a pro install, here are a few terms and considerations.

Help Control Your Home’s Safety With Your Smartphone

Help Control Your Home’s Safety With Your Smartphone

The latest generation of smart home monitoring goes far beyond smoke detection and intrusion alerts.

How to Secure Your Smart Home and Help Keep Your Data Safe

How to Secure Your Smart Home and Help Keep Your Data Safe

Help keep your connected home protected with these security tips.

The information in this article was obtained from various sources not associated with State Farm®. While we believe it to be reliable and accurate, we do not warrant the accuracy or reliability of the information. These suggestions are not a complete list of every loss control measure. The information is not intended to replace manuals or instructions provided by the manufacturer or the advice of a qualified professional. Nor is it intended to effect coverage under our policy. State Farm makes no guarantees of results from use of this information.