Whether it’s by an internal employee or an outside hacker, it’s usually just a matter of time before one of our financial accounts will get compromised. But there are ways to prevent damage and protect your personal information.
There are legitimate companies like LifeLock that you can pay to monitor your credit for a hefty fee.
But simply monitoring the activity on your account doesn’t protect you from hacking. The better way is to be proactive. Do a credit freeze. Read our Credit Freeze and Thaw guide and see frequently asked questions.