Home Depot Data Breach Affects Millions

Over 2,000 Home Depot stores in the U.S. and Canada were hacked in the latest retail data breach. Malware was used to collect credit and debit card information from customers through Home Depot’s payment systems. The store announced on Monday that customers could have been affected as far back as April 2014.

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PeopleSmart Scholarship Contest: We Have a Winner!

Back in February, PeopleSmart announced an opportunity that caught the attention of high schoolers across the country. No, it had nothing to do with AP exams or prom venues. Instead, our exciting news pertained to something far more exciting: college. Earlier in 2014, PeopleSmart hosted its first ever scholarship contest that required the bright minds of our future to tackle one of three essay questions relating to social media, privacy, and identity. After careful deliberation, our judges have chosen a winner: Scott Ely.

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Did You Lose Your Phone? Here Are 5 Things You Can Do Right Now.

Back in the 90s, cellphones served one main purpose: to make calls. Today, however, we rely on our phones for everything from directions to impromptu Google searches. With emails, texts, banking information, and more all synced to a device, losing your phone can have widespread consequences. By following these precautionary steps, you'll make the aftermath of losing your phone a lot easier on yourself.

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Win up to $3000 with PeopleSmart’s Scholarship Essay Contest!

Calling all high school students: we have an opportunity for you that you just can't miss out on. From now until April 30th, 2014, you can participate in the PeopleSmart Scholarship Contest and win up to $3000 to put towards your college tuition. All you have to do is answer one essay question about social media privacy.

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6 Things to Do to Find Your Lost or Stolen Wallet

Losing your wallet can be extremely nerve-wracking. In fact, a lost wallet can inflict heavy damage, ranging from a loss of hundreds of dollars to identity fraud. But we understand--accidents are inevitable, so when you do lose your wallet, we want you to be equipped to deal with the situation. Here are several things you can do:

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