Asset Planning, Inc Blog

The latest from the team.

Protect Your Information on the Internet

Be wary of a new websites that makes it very easy for literally anyone to get your personal information. There are numerous websites that offer this information but one of the newest and easiest is In a couple of clicks you can find out virtually anything you would like to know about someone including their address, phone number and possible relatives. The amount of information listed on these sites is scary and makes you a perfect target for identity theft. The sad part about it is that it is perfectly legal for these sites to post this information because it is considered public information. There are somethings you can do about it though. Here are some tips we took from the article from Cyber Security experts with the LAPD.

1) Send mail to a box rental service that lets you use a street address over a P.O. box number (since no one will believe you actually live where a P.O. box number is located)

2) Buy property through a blind trust if you can, so your name isn't linked to where you live. The downside is this is very expensive, and it also can make selling your property more challenging.

3) Give out a Google voice number instead of your actual cell phone number.

4) Opt out of information gathering websites.

Here are the opt-out pages for a few of them:

If you need assistance with any of these steps, please feel free to call the office to make an appointment and we will be happy to assist you.

Continue reading
  1470 Hits
1470 Hits

Search Blogs Module

Wait a minute, while we are rendering the calendar
IRA accounts integral member account numbers vacation home emergency preparedness kits identity theft credit freeze FSA web address phone news coverage cell phone carriers offer Brexit vote paper records Shred paperwork markets tax returns credit card company toilet paper interest rates identity thieves donation items health care costs car loans card reader water … team members consumer spending Auto insurance records Part D premiums . emergency folder Wells Fargo customers student loans app “ skimmer ”. settlement options gap insurance breach documents earthquake app 4 pm -8pm September 9 fun facts hurricane Dorian CFP ® chip-enabled EMV cards contribution limit asset Planning offering insurance Amazon media accounts DNA test kits Legal robocalls policy CARES Act July weekend COVID -19 virus investment statements National Ice Cream month increase fees Flexible Spending Account credit score self-help topics memorial Day weekend notary services pet home emergency kit blog post birth certificates ice cream banking Medicare Part B Healthcare coronavirus Asset Planning privacy notices Kiplinger Letter Ice Cream Social partner /owner estate planning direction tax season phishing sites home mortgages insurance policy market turmoil Expired medications people medications driver license official certification items CA FTB credit monitoring service D premiums payments FEMA website Coronavirus Aid credit cards July 4 clients retirement accounts business hours email notifications spread July 3 rd Affordable Care Act Labor Day Financial Planning Magazine jury duty Roth IRA interest Puerto Rico earnings fallout parking spots years IRS deadline 401K IRS non-prescripstion sunglasses emergency kit cell phone carriers privacy settings Social Security president Trump information Medicare plan Medicare Part B premiums April 15 estate planning Retirement Contribution Limits emergency kits Treasury Department illiegal robocallers cell phone SIM swap scam home break-ins stock pile 900 number TD Ameritrade https ://seekingalpha January 10 client portal Joey Gonzales borrowing money tax deadline Victor Dergunov February 14 health care services https :// 20 year anniversary scams 2017 Equifax breach September 8 retirement plans company portal 70 1/2. estate Notary Public Part B Kraig Mathias text messages clients show support life saver cell phones tax records 2017 TD Ameritrade National LINC Conference trustee CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER exam Medicare question holidays approach April 18 2017. spring cleaning June 29 operations manager Two-Step Verification Facebook profile Independence Day 23 andme 2018 IRA contributions check lists Open House drive /usb trust VOIP landline phones September 30 2020. information Facebook checklists credit card fraud pets insurance policies home assets phone companies EEChecklist-Kits.pdf stockpilingchecklist.pdf Supplemental Security Income Erin Nelsen cell phone provider Economic Security Social Security Administration bottom line fun atmosphere vision screening tax deadlines padlock April 11 California Lions Friends Mobile Banking Security Tips Medicare Advantage Federal Trade Commission website pet donation drive retirement prescription eyeglasses summer relief efforts paperwork clutter flash drive October 1 2020. pet industry wells Fargo cell phone service provider Medicare donation counts Open Enrollment Fox News story 2017 IRA contributions Orange County Superior Court family members Orange County July 6 money retirement planning disaster areas Charles Schwab rescue organizations executive order tax filing deadlines clone counterfeits pet supplies phishing scams opt-out house sitter stimulus package ice cream event spam phone Wells Fargo employees ID card home security debt