EAST PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) — Many will be heading online to finish their holiday shopping, but how do you keep your personal information safe?

With the rise of online shopping, scammers are finding more creative ways to try and get your personal data.

“A lot of scams come in through text messaging, which is a challenge because we can’t filter it out as much,” said Mike Tetreault with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA).

Tetreault has a long history with the Department of Homeland Security and now works out of Rhode Island for the CISA.

He told 12 News that it’s more than a full-time job tracking these invisible thieves on the other side of the computer.

“Really be suspicious. Be cautious. Take the extra step and just look at what’s in there. And don’t give out unsolicited financial information. If someone says hey send us your latest banking

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In The Style founder Adam Frisby will resume the role of CEO on an interim basis as the influencer-led fashion business launches a strategic review, which may result in a sale.

Sam Perkins, who joined the business as CEO from The Very Group in January of this year, will be leaving on 31 December. Frisby, who had led the business since he founded it in 2013, moved to the chief brand officer role upon Perkins’ appointment and will now once more take the reins.

The move comes as the business embarks on a strategic review claiming its current market capitalisation “does not properly reflect the underlying growth potential of the Group which may be better realised under an alternative ownership structure”.

In The Style, which operates a unique influencer-led business model in which it co-creates capsule fashion collections with influencers and celebrities, was floated in 2021. A year ago

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Although Gen Z is the generation most interested in shoppingthey’re also the generation most interested in spending carefully, according to a study of 1,300 Vogue and GQ readers. So for young buyers looking to save money without sacrificing quality, GOBankingRates gathered the best shopping advice from money management experts.

The Future of Finances: Gen Z & How They Relate to Money
Learn: 5 Things You Must Do When Your Savings Reach $50,000

1. Buy Items Out of Season

Certain high-quality items, such as winter coats or bathing suits, are much cheaper if you wait until they’re no longer in season. Waiting can also save you money on technology like smartphones and high-end cameras.

“When tech companies are close to releasing an upgrade, previous editions are often discounted at a cheaper price,” says Danielle Miura, CFP, founder of Spark Financials. “Then you can upgrade the software when the technology

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