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Adam Levin is co-founder of Credit.com and IDT911. His experience as former director of the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs gives him unique insight into consumer privacy, legislation and financial advocacy. He is a nationally recognized expert on identity theft and credit, and is the author of SWIPED: How to Protect Yourself in a World Full of Scammers, Phishers, and Identity Thieves, a practical, lively book that is essential to surviving the ever-changing world of online security.More by Adam Levin

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This Black Friday, millions of shoppers made the final seconds of a close football game look like a store window filled…
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If you clicked here just to confirm that you have nothing to worry about, sorry – there’s plenty to worry…