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Fake Blackmail Extortion Scam

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lea-ann@chick-a-deedesign.ca has password... Chick-a-Dee Photo & Design has received a fake blackmail extortion email, please read to keep you and your business informed and safe. Hello Monday morning Monday’s always seem a bit hectic as it is the day I review my weekly emails that monitor my client websites.  Today it seems I am especially…
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Email Address Protection

Purolator Email Scam

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It has come to Purolator’s attention that some customers have received fraudulent emails that appear to be from Purolator accounts. These emails have come from the following email accounts: Post tracking Purolator and Post member.

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Home Router Vulnerability

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This past week I received an email from a website security plugin that I use on all my client websites.  It was quite alarming and I felt it a must to pass on the info to my clients, friends and family. Home Routers are being targeted by hackers!  Hackers then use home routers to attack…
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Sherwood Park Salutes Women in Business

Each year in March, the Sherwood Park News dedicates a section saluting our local women in business.  This year Chick-a-Dee Photo & Design is one such small business and here are the ads  that were published in the March Women in Business pull-out as well as the on-line advertisements. Online AdvertisementsNewspaper Print Ad Contact Chick-a-Dee…
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Email Address Protection

Gmail Attack

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Gmail Warning! Please Read this if you have a Google Gmail Account: There are attackers that are targeting gmail accounts to gain access to gmail login and passwords. The way the attack works is that an attacker will send an email to your Gmail account. That email may come from someone you know who has…
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Email Address Protection

Email Address Protection

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Email Address Protection How to Protect Your Email Address and Identity from Hackers I recently read a warning from my website protection plugin ‘Wordfence‘ that if you are a Gravatar user, your email address can be compromised by hackers thus opening the door to wide-spread spam email.  First of all, for all you non-techies, what in…
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Personalized Greeting Cards

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Get the Word Out with Personalized Greeting Cards Personalized Greeting Cards and Announcement Cards are a tangible way to deliver a customized greeting or message to business acquaintances, valued customers, friends and more.  Both products are a timeless approach to connect with individuals that matter to you and your business. Greeting Cards and Announcement Cards are…
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Booklets, a Marketing Staple

Booklets, a Marketing Staple

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Booklets are a Marketing Staple Booklets, a marketing staple as they eliminate the need to crowd all of your print onto a single page or two, allowing your small business to create an upscale presentation that looks tidy and professional. When one page is NOT enough, booklets are powerful sales tools and provide your small…
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