July 22nd, 2005
Here are Rei's slides about identity theft, which build on yesterday's post and give specific advice for what you can to prevent and respond to identity theft. They are aptly named...
How to Protect Your Identity (Powerpoint file)
What To Do If Someone Steals Your Identity (also Powerpoint)
Any questions, email me or post a comment and Rei will try ...
July 21st, 2005
This is a guest post by Rei Onishi.
One day you open up your credit card statement and notice you’ve been charged $5,500 for a new computer system and stereo you never bought three weeks ago and $400 worth of international phone calls you never made. You soon learn that someone armed with nothing more than your name ...
July 20th, 2005
Here's what's coming up on IWillTeachYouToBeRich!
Tomorrow, I'm running a feature on identity theft. We're lucky to have Rei Onishi, a "legislative aide and a Senate Human Services Committee consultant in the office of Senator Joe Simitian, specializing in technology, privacy, education, health, foster youth, and diversity issues." In other words, he knows what he's talking about. Rei wrote up ...
July 19th, 2005
Ok, I just moved into a new place so I had to buy food. This is after a long vacation where my mom asked me what I wanted to eat every morning and cooked gourmet food for every meal. So I went to the grocery store to get set up.
I watched with mounting horror as the checker rang my ...
July 18th, 2005
I'm happy to host the Carnival of Personal Finance this week. To remind you, this is where we collect the best of personal-finance articles from around the Internet (read more about it here). Check out all the great articles below by bloggers, journalists, and others! Thanks to everyone for submitting entries.
Phil Town is totally write about our unhealthy obsession ...
July 15th, 2005
Be sure to submit your personal-finance entries to the Carnival of Personal Finance!
I'm hosting it this week. Here's how it works:
Send me the top 2 or 3 personal-finance articles you've seen around. (If you're a blogger, it's ok to send your own.) Deadline is Monday, July 18th at 10am.
I'll pick the best and feature them on Monday!