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WHAT TO DO IF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION HAS BEEN LOST OR STOLEN

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, An estimated 11.7 million persons, representing 5% of all persons age 16 or older in the United States, experienced at least one type of identity theft in a 2-year period.   Although the total financial cost of identity theft was nearly $17.3 billion over a 2-year period, less than [...]

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BEWARE “FREE TRIAL OFFERS”

With the prices of everything from food to fuel and utilities always seeming to climb ever-higher, Acadiana residents welcome the chance to try a new product or service at no cost. But many such offers often come with hidden time limits or fees that make these promotions anything but free. An interesting product or service [...]

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