Keep Your Nest Egg Safe From Scammers The internet makes life more convenient. During the pandemic, it became a lifeline as we sheltered in place, relying on technology for work, school, shopping and connecting with family and friends. However—without precautions—your online habits can put your personal information and financial accounts at higher risk of fraud. Internet scams and security breaches are nothing new, but they have grown in number and complexity. In 2021, the pandemic spawned a new series of swindles taking advantage of people’s fears about the coronavirus. And cybercriminals continue their efforts to separate the unprepared from their personal info and money using the traditional schemes. How can you safely manage your life online? Our 5 Cybersecurity Tips is a handy reference guide to: Identifying COVID-19 fraud and other common scams Establishing safe email habits Making your social media profiles less susceptible to malware and credential theft Keeping financial accounts protected, and communicating securely with your advisers Avoiding ransomware and malware attacks … and more! To get your free copy of the guide, fill out the form on this page now! For more on how to protect your information and financial accounts, please see our Investor Protection Checklist.