Data

After the Equifax Data Breach – What You Need To Know To Protect Yourself

Are you concerned about the Equifax security breach?  Based on the questions I've received, many folks are worried their personal information was compromised.  Here are some action steps you can take to protect yourself.  I hope you find them useful.
Here's how to find out if you might be part of the breach
1)      Equifax is offering a website equifaxsecurity2017.com where you can check to see if your data was compromised. Currently, the site does not give you a definite “yes”, but seems to let you know if your data was not breached.

Memorial Day Musings

As we approach Memorial Day, I am compelled to reflect on an event in my life that gave the holiday new meaning for me.

Two years ago my younger son was deployed overseas, serving with the US Navy.  Fortunately he was not on the battlefield.  As a parent, I was grateful that his location was not worse but mindful of the sacrifice he made by accepting the responsibility of defending our nation.