8 Steps That Can Help You Protect Your Personal Identity And Financial Information From Fraud

Written by Jay Fran

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5. Monthly Bills If your monthly bills stop arriving, take action quickly. Notifyrepparttar company right away. Also, review your monthly statements promptly and if you see charges or items on your bills that you do not recognize get them resolved immediately.

6. Incoming / Outgoing Mail - Pick up incoming mail promptly and do not send outgoing mail in your residential mail box. Make every effort to keep your mail as securely as possible when it leaves your house.

7. Age Matters - If you are overrepparttar 139433 age of 50 you are more likely to be targeted for financial fraud. Therefore, keep this inrepparttar 139434 back of your mind as you handle your daily tasks and personal information.

8. Credit Cards / ATMs - Report lost or stolen credit cards and ATM cards immediately. Be sure to carryrepparttar 139435 1-800 numbers of your bank and credit card company in your wallet.

Most analysts forecast financial fraud and identity thief to cause financial loss to hundreds of thousands people inrepparttar 139436 next five years and beyond. While fraudsters are very slick and you can never be 100% saferepparttar 139437 steps above can assist in you significantly deterring yourself and family from being a victim.

Jay Fran is a successful author and publisher at Motorcycle-Financing-Guide.com, a national resource to compare motorcycle lenders. Copyright (c) 2005, by Jay Fran. This article may be freely published as long as the author's information, copyright information and the following active live link is published with the article. http://www.motorcycle-financing-guide.com/motorcycle-lenders.html

Skilled Nursing Homes - What Are They?

Written by Alex Jensen

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In addition torepparttar Director of Nursing, a skilled nursing home will customarily have other professionals on staff to assist patients. A med nurse is always assigned forrepparttar 139233 sole purpose of administering medications prescribed forrepparttar 139234 patients. Physical and occupational therapists also work withinrepparttar 139235 structure of care, coordinating specifically ordered therapies and reporting progress to doctors. An activities director is in charge of all social interaction and planned activities. Finally, a social worker is typically on staff to assist patients with emotional issues and arrangements for their care after discharge.

Payment options for skilled nursing facilities depend upon a number of factors. Private insurance and Medicare may be solutions, butrepparttar 139236 regulations are fairly complex. All individuals considering skilled nursing facilities should investigaterepparttar 139237 options of their particular situation before choosing a care option.

Alex Jensen is with http://www.careplacement.com - a free placement service for Southern California. Care Placement's staff can review your care requirements to determine whether skilled nursing care, assisted living facilities or board and care homes are a viable option for seniors.

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