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Ever read a rude or offensive post on the Internet? It’s probably becoming more the norm than the exception. Well, imagine those kinds of comments being directed at your children and teenagers. Welcome to the big, bad world of cyberbullying.  more...

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You may have created an app that could become the next big thing, but the work isn’t over yet. Before you start celebrating, it’s wise to think of how you’ll market your app and protect your idea. See what you can do before introducing your app to the world to help prevent bumps down the road. more...

- - Trademarks

After you’ve made a last will, one question many people have is where to store the document. Before you decide to store it in a plastic bag in your freezer, one thing to note is that you have options for where to safely store your will. more...

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The more our daily activities become part of a digital society, the more susceptible we become to online crime and invasion of privacy. There’s no stopping the digital wave, but there are ways to protect yourself from unwanted activity with these basic security measures.  more...

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"Guaranteed patent or your money back!" "Renew your trademark for half the government filing fees!" "Make millions with your invention!" Sound familiar? You may be dealing with potential intellectual property scammers that can drain your wallet with promises that are too good to be true. more...

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With more than 180 million blogs in the world, you have to wonder how many of these blogs infringe copyrights—or have their own infringed upon. If you have an active blog and regularly create new content—or reference others’ content—you will want to read this. more...

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When shopping around for life insurance, you’ve probably been presented with what are known as “illustrations.” What exactly are they and should they be taken with a grain of salt? Find out. more...

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We’ve all heard horror stories of the havoc cybercrime can wreak on a business. Fortunately, heightening your business’ digital security doesn’t require breaking the bank or hiring an IT specialist. There are numerous ways you can easily and affordably secure your business’ data—these five steps will show you how. more...

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With the amount of scams out there, it’s a wonder we don’t fall prey to at least one a day—or maybe we have and just don’t know it yet. From credit card cons to job scams, here are tips to spot the telltale signs before you get duped. more...

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If you’ve ever gone fishing, you have some insight into the cyber crime of phishing. Rather than you tossing out your line to hook your catch, you are the prey targeted by fraudsters. Find out more about how to recognize when you’ve been phished or scammed and what you can do about it. Anyone using the Internet (yes, that’s you) should read on to be prepared. more...

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