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cybersecurity

Hackers can seriously impact any business at any time. A growing threat for businesses both large and small, hackers steal private data, take control of your computers or even shut down your website. Hacking also causes tremendous damage to your reputation. Can your clients trust your website to be safe and secure with their personal and financial data? While you’re focused on your business, hackers are focused on finding new insidious ways to hack your site. Be pro-active and hire a reputable company to handle all your website security needs. Here are a few things to consider when choosing your…

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With all you read these days about identity theft against both businesses and consumers, is it any wonder it gets a lot of attention from those looking to protect individuals and companies? Even though many businesses and consumers do in fact have protection plans in place, they can still fall victim to online criminals if they are not careful. With that being the case, have you reviewed your online safety needs? Just being struck once by identity theft thieves has the potential to change your financial outlook from good to bad in a short amount of time. If you rely…

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If you’re self-employed, you’re not bound by the typical cubicle walls, where bad lighting plays havoc with your eyes and the seemingly sub-zero temperatures force you to wear multiple layers in the summer. No, you have the freedom to work wherever and whenever you want, which means you’re taking your work to decidedly non-work settings. For you, your office is your neighbourhood’s libraries, coffee shops, pubs, and parks. As a result, your MacBook sees far more action than the typical laptop – and it shows. Even if you’ve only recently invested in the latest Pro Retina 15, you’ll notice it…

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Stop for a minute and think about all the time and effort you have invested in making sure you have a good life after you one day retire. Now stop for a minute and wonder how all of that good could be gone in just a short period of time, the result of one or more people swindling you out of your money. If you think it can’t happen, think again. Investment fraud is an issue out there, an issue that consumers must always take seriously. Otherwise, they could be on the outside looking in when it comes to relatively…

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When you were a kid, your parents (hopefully) taught you about proper etiquette: knock before entering a room, say “please” and “thank you,” chew with your mouth closed, keep elbows off the table, etc. While some of those manners are still essential, the world is a wildly different place than it was even 10 years ago. The abundance of smart devices in your home has revolutionized how you interact with other people, and you have probably developed more than a couple habits that would make your parents groan. Whether you’ve been sucked into the addicting world of playing Slither on…