18 02, 2016

Red Flags that your Identity has been Compromised

Having your identity compromised is scary, and often people notice much too late in the scheme. Knowing some of the red flags of identity theft is vital in catching the problem early and taking action to protect yourself and your assets. In Identity Lockdown, James R. LaPiedra, CFP shares some of the important red flags […]

17 10, 2015

Identity Theft Is Growing at an Alarming Rate: TKE Is Positioned to Protects Its Members

The risk of falling victim to identity theft is very real and the consequences could prove disastrous. When it comes to identity theft, ignorance does not equal bliss. What you don’t know can damage your reputation and jeopardize your financial future. Tau Kappa Epsilon’s executive board recognized this real problem and initiated a search for […]

11 09, 2015

Serious Risk of Retirees Often Overlooked

James R. LaPiedra, CFP®, President and CEO, ID360°

Author, Identity Lockdown — Your Step-By-Step Guide To Identity Theft Protection

Retirees face a number of risks that need to be managed. Longevity, inflation, stock market, sequence of returns and taxes are all financial risks managed with sound financial planning principles. However there is a risk often overlooked; that […]

25 06, 2015

Fraud Alerts and Credit Freezes; valuable measures in a proactive personal risk management strategy

In response to the many misleading marketing campaigns, which I’m sure you have all seen in the numerous identity theft TV and radio commercials, I was compelled to share with you some important information. Despite the best efforts of sales-driven marketing agencies to convince you otherwise, credit monitoring is extremely limited and does NOT prevent […]