Provided by: The State of Texas & Texas Bankers Association  Monitor your accounts regularly Make sure that all transactions posted are ones you have authorized. Report any suspected fraudulent or suspicious activity to your bank immediately. Look out for strange emails Don’t respond to emails that claim to be from your bank (or any other […]

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What is Identity Theft, and How to Prevent It

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By: Ben, Chief Security Officer at InfoTracer Article provided by Kasasa Identity Theft is a rising problem in the United States. It is defined as the unauthorized use of an individual’s personal information, in order to commit fraud or criminal acts. Common information that is targeted by identity thieves includes names, social security numbers, drivers’ […]

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11 Steps To Improving Your Credit Score


Article provided by: Kasasa Your credit score plays an important role in many aspects of your life, from the rate you get on an auto loan to passing a background check for your dream job. Having a low credit score can keep you from achieving your goals. Luckily, getting a better credit score isn’t a mystery; it […]

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Ultimate Guide to Saving Money at the Grocery Store

Article provided by: Kasasa Food is one of the biggest expenses after housing, so finding ways to save money at the grocery store can mean the difference between saving and living paycheck-to-paycheck. Here are some of our favorite strategies for saving money at the grocery store. Find the Best Coupons It used to be that you […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding 401k


Article provided by: Kasasa The word 401k is synonymous with retirement, but how many of us actually know all the rules around 401ks? We’ve made this FAQ to walk you through all the basics, but rather than forcing you to actually read through all this… yawn… financial talk, we’ve made a table of contents for […]

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