In this article, we add another five -- making 10 in all -- with a particular focus on identity theft, the biggest scam of all.
By taking these simple precautions, you can substantially reduce the risk that you'll lose your money, your identity, or both, to the villains.
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A New Year's Resolution: 10 Top Tips To Beat the Scammers -- Part 2