• Continue reading Is your family cyber safe?

    April 28, 2022

    Information Security and Privacy Awareness Week (ISPAW) is the time to consider tips to better protect your family.

  • Continue reading You’ve got mail! And it’s not yours.

    April 26, 2022

    We all hear about privacy incidents, but what are they? Read to find out during Information Security and Privacy Awareness Week.

  • Continue reading Protect your benefits: Beat pension poachers to the punch

    April 25, 2022

    VA has seen an increase of fraudsters and pension poachers targeting the pension benefits of elderly Veterans, their dependents and survivors.

  • Continue reading Financial literacy resources from Treasury’s Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

    April 11, 2022

    Veterans wanting to learn more about financial literacy can take advantage of the following free resources and events from The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC)

  • Continue reading How VA respects your data privacy

    January 31, 2022

    At VA, your privacy is our priority. Read how VA’s privacy policies and practices adhere to data stewardship principles in managing web user data.

  • Continue reading Is your identity at risk? Join this free virtual event Jan 25 for ways to protect yourself

    January 21, 2022

    VA Privacy Service launches its first Speaker Series event of the year to recognize Data Privacy Week and Identity Theft Awareness week.

  • Continue reading Operation Protect Veterans offers tips to identify donation scams

    October 12, 2021

    U.S. Postal Inspection Service and its Operation Protect Veterans campaign want Veterans to be mindful of potential donation scams.

  • Continue reading Consumer fraud alert: Tips for avoiding VA home loan scams

    July 23, 2021

    These tips for spotting and avoiding VA home loan scams come from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Many service members, Veterans and military spouses have been receiving fraudulent calls and mailers from companies who claim to be affiliated with the government, VA, or their home loan servicer.

  • Continue reading Veterans could be targets of pension poaching scams

    May 26, 2021

    If you currently receive VA pension or are thinking about applying for Veterans Pension, you could be the target of a scam known as pension poaching.

  • Continue reading Little Red Riding Hood: CyberHero 2021

    February 19, 2021

    Storytelling is a wonderful way to teach. Check out this classic story of Little Red Riding Hood told in a new way – and share it with your friends, family, children and grandchildren.

  • Continue reading Partnership with Postal Inspection Service helps Veterans avoid scams

    December 7, 2020

    VA and the United States Postal Inspection Service continue their partnership to help protect Veterans personal information and avoid scams.

  • Continue reading The Internet of Things: Smart devices need smart security

    October 26, 2020

    Smart devices make your life easier by allowing a few clicks to unlock your door, change the movie you are watching, or look in the refrigerator while at the store. But how does all this work?