With most, if not everything, now accessible online, it can quickly get onerous keeping track of all your online username/password information. After a certain point, many individuals throw in the towel and stick to one master username and password for every account that requires a login.
As we move more into a cyber-centric world, so to comes the likelihood of fraud. Protecting oneself against these attempts requires constant vigilance. Social security numbers, which are the gateway for most pieces of online information, are typically what scammers go after first. Should one’s personal information be compromised, the damage that can be done can be severe and possibly irreversible.