Stay Safe During the Holidays

Tips For Keeping Your Holidays Safe

Woman Decorating Christmas Tree
Keep Your Holiday Season Safe. © Getty Images

Don't let your holidays be ruined by becoming the victim of a crime. Unfortunately, not everyone out there has a peace-on-earth-goodwill-toward-men attitude at this time of year.

Holiday Shopping Safety Tips
Shopping during the holiday season can present unique danger. Taking a few prevention measures can help keep your holiday season joyous.

Use Your ATM Safely
The most important key to using your ATM card safety is to be observant and look around for any suspicious persons or activity near the ATM machine, especially during the holiday season.

How To Detect Counterfeit Money
The shopping season seems to be a good time for criminals to try to pass counterfeit bills on busy store clerks. Do you know how to spot a counterfeit bill? Here is a step-by-step way to spot funny money, complete with illustrations.

What's in Your Wallet: Too Much Information?
The repercussions of losing your wallet can be a disaster for you and a field day for an identity thief. Avoid being a victim by following these simple preventive steps.

Scams and Cons
The world is full of con artists who will use all kinds of ploys to defraud others out of their money. The holiday season is no exception.