8 Simple Ways to Defend Yourself Against Evil Doers Both Online and Off

Written by Dan Preston

There once was a time whenrepparttar only option people had when shopping was to either call in or snail mail in a catalog order form or to jump inrepparttar 140706 family car, fight through traffic, and wait in long checkout lines to completerepparttar 140707 purchase.

Well, nowadays there’s still a few major mail order catalogs floating around and we all still visit our local retail outlets, but time has also introducedrepparttar 140708 internet as one of our options to shop fromrepparttar 140709 comforts of home.

The internet has made shopping at home a breeze and along with it has unfortunately broughtrepparttar 140710 so called ”Evil Doers” who I believe have such little happiness in their own lives that they must leech pleasure fromrepparttar 140711 hardworking and innocent individuals of our wonderful and surrounding nations.

And yes, I am speaking ofrepparttar 140712 ever growing problem known as Identity and Credit Card Theft.

As an online and offline consumer it is in my best interest to protect myself while atrepparttar 140713 same time wanting to help others protect themselves as well.

Below is a short yet thorough list of ways that you can follow to help yourself stay safe and be a happy consumer and keep “Evil Doers” at bay.

1) Always shred sensitive materials such as bank statements before throwing them away inrepparttar 140714 regular trash. Just becauserepparttar 140715 paper documents are inrepparttar 140716 garbage doesn’t mean they are safe from peeping eyes.

2) Contact your local bank or credit card provider to request a card with a low limit. This can make you feel more at ease about shopping at those not so familiar places and can reducerepparttar 140717 damages caused by such an ill intended individual if they get hold of your number.

Also never give outrepparttar 140718 3-letter Card Identification Number found onrepparttar 140719 back ofrepparttar 140720 credit card unless you absolutely trustrepparttar 140721 merchant you are dealing with.

3) NEVER give out your social security card number for any reason! If capable you are best to obtain a tax I.D. number fromrepparttar 140722 Internal Revenue Service or local tax agency.

If any “Evil Doer” gets hold of your personal information such as home address, birth date, and Social Security Number you are at great risk of being victimized.

4) Only purchase items online through secure order pages which is typically indicated by a small, yellow, “Padlock” image usually located somewhere nearrepparttar 140723 bottom of your internet browsers window.

Do You Know About These Remedies for Hair Loss?

Written by Rachel Stepsen

Millions ofrepparttar people worldwide suffer from hair loss and this isrepparttar 140631 reason why hair loss remedies are a billion dollar industry.

The answer torepparttar 140632 million-dollar question of how to get hair back is to know how you lost it inrepparttar 140633 first place. You can determinerepparttar 140634 correct remedy for hair loss only after you knowrepparttar 140635 exact cause of hair loss.

#1 Get Your Hormones Checked

Specific problems withrepparttar 140636 hormones such as thyroid and pituitary is a cause of hair loss. Consult your doctor to conduct relevant tests and rule out this possibility. If a hormonal imbalance wererepparttar 140637 reason for hair loss,repparttar 140638 doctor would recommend a course of appropriate drugs to solverepparttar 140639 problem.

#2 Anti - Androgenic Therapy

Excessive amount of DHT (which is a component ofrepparttar 140640 male hormone) causes hair loss and baldness. If DHT wererepparttar 140641 problem and causing hair loss,repparttar 140642 doctor would put you on drugs that form a part of antiandrogen therapy. In women,repparttar 140643 treatment is called CPA (cyproterone acetate) with ethinyl-estradiol. The therapy typically lasts for a period of one year.

#3 Some Wonder Drugs - Overrepparttar 140644 years, researchers have invented certain drugs that work very successfully for hair loss. This includes minoxidil (more popularly known as Rogaine) and finasteride. However, finasteride is not for good for hair loss among women.

#4 Keeprepparttar 140645 Scalp Clean

Cleanrepparttar 140646 scalp of dirt, dandruff and excess oil can help prevent hair loss.

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