Tag: Scams

How to Protect Your Identity in a Digital World with Mark Cole

How to Protect Your Identity in a Digital World with Mark Cole

With technology accessing every aspect of life, protecting yourself and your family is more important than ever. 

How can you prevent hackers from stealing your personal information?

In this episode, Iván Watanabe and Evan Wohl are joined by Mark Cole, a digital forensic investigator, in discussing the what, where, when, and how of hackers trying to access personal information digitally. Mark shares how he protects his online accounts and fears about AI technology overcoming current online protection strategies.

Iván, Evan, and Mark focus on the following:

  • The different types of email scams and how they work to steal your personal information, and your money
  • What information hackers look for when targeting individuals and companies
  • Notable cyber breaches and their impact on consumers and businesses
  • How individuals can protect their online accounts 
  • And more

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Retirement Threats — Part 3 — With George Papanicolaou

Retirement Threats — Part 3 — With George Papanicolaou

Technology is constantly evolving. While technological improvements enhance our lives in many ways, its progress could also present threats to your retirement.


Discover the answer in this episode, as Iván Watanabe sits down with George Papanicolaou to explore technology as a retirement threat. George reveals must-know cybersecurity and technology tips and tricks for retirees and pre-retirees and shares ways you can protect your retirement from this type of risk.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Why you should be planning for technology-related costs 
  • How the senior population is adapting to technological developments 
  • The importance of cybersecurity education for older generations 
  • How retirees and pre-retirees can use technology wisely and securely 
  • And more!

Tune in and discover how you can strengthen your technological literacy for your retirement! 

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