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Identity Fraud Rising

The number of people falling victim to fraud has raised in the last year, according to CIFAS the UK’s fraud prevention unit. In the UK, the fraud prevention service found that the number of consumers who became victims of such … Continue reading

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Increase in Small Businesses that are Securely Shredding Confidential Personal Information

Identity theft ranks currently as one of the UK’s fastest growing crimes. Statistics from the UK Identity Fraud Steering Committee, estimate the total cost of identity fraud to the UK economy at approximately £1.2 billion every year, equivalent to around … Continue reading

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UK Businesses: The Importance of Protecting Confidential Data

UK businesses are being warned to pay attention to data protection as when the economy goes down, the number of security risks to a company traditionally goes up. If your business is unfortunate enough to suffer a security breach you … Continue reading

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Prevent Identity Theft – Shred those Documents!

Identity theft is easy unless your business takes steps to prevent it. The UK’s Fraud Prevention Service show that there were 89,000 victims of identity theft in the UK 2010 compared with 2009 where there were 85,000 victims. Identity fraud … Continue reading

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