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How to Use Online Banking Really Safely, Part II

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In the first part of this article we discussed the threats and the techniques that malevolent hackers, computer virus writers, spammers, and other criminal elements of the online world employed in order to gain access to bank accounts, credit cards, email accounts, and even identities of unsuspecting people. In the second part we will find out how to access online banking and other important accounts really safely.

One might argue that in order to protect yourself online sufficiently well, you’ve got to be really computer-savvy, if not an IT professional. However, it is not really so – maybe you’ll not completely protect your computer from all kinds of threats, at least you can ensure that your data are accessed only by those who you authorize, and that you have more piece of mind and sleep just a little better at night.

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