Credit cards need to be protected. Credit card fraud remains a significant problem, and even if the anti-fraud protections reduce your financial exposure, the hassle and aggravation of fraudulent activity on your accounts can still be significant
Bayside, NY (PRWEB) February 14, 2012
Personal Finance expert Walter Edelstein, CFP® is providing updated financial information and advice on several important topics including insurance advice on how to effectively shop for life insurance online and credit card advice on how to secure credit cards from unauthorized usage. TheAdvice.com family of financial advice sites continues to provide consumers with free information and easy to implement practical ideas to help them achieve their personal financial goals.
Even though financial liability for unauthorized activity on a credit card account is relatively small, having a card stolen can still cause a great deal of aggravation. “Credit cards need to be protected. Credit card fraud remains a significant problem, and even if the anti-fraud protections reduce your financial exposure, the hassle and aggravation of fraudulent activity on your accounts can still be significant,” says Mr. Edelstein.
The life insurance market has developed to the point where it’s possible to shop for and purchase it online. According to Edelstein “life insurance is one of the things that you can now shop for online. But like buying just about anything else, you need to make sure that you sufficiently educate yourself about the buying process, and what you need to look for.”
Credit cards are an important part of managing overall finances, provided that it doesn’t change buying habits and purchases on credit unnecessarily. Using credit cards saves the hassle of using cash or checks. In addition, receiving a monthly statement from the credit card company makes it easy to review all the purchases that were made in the prior month. Mr. Edelstein identifies a number of simple to follow steps to help consumers prevent unauthorized usage of their credit cards.
The life insurance market has developed to the point where it’s possible to shop for and purchase it online. When consumers are armed with knowledge of how to approach this purchase online they will increase the likelihood of making an appropriate choice. Again Mr. Edelstein provides information and advice to help consumers make better decisions when it comes to purchasing insurance online.
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Mr. Edelstein has financial experience that spans over thirty years. It includes being a Certified Financial Planner™, having a Master's Degree from Columbia University, and having served as Chief Marketing Officer for a major online bank where he honed his online marketing skills to help consumers achieve their financial goals.
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