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How Do I Know if My Company Needs Cyber Security?

March 24, 2020

These days every business stores data of some kind on their computer systems. You don’t have to be a software company to make use of computer technology, after all. In fact, many companies, both big and small, do the majority of their marketing online and may even sell products and services online as well. Unfortunately, […]

How to Protect Your Identity During Tax Season

March 5, 2020

With the arrivals of everyone’s W-2s in their mailbox, you know it must be tax time again. From now until April 15, Americans will be busy filing and hoping to score a big refund. However, for some citizens, they may find someone else has beaten them to the punch, filing a fraudulent claim in order […]

Is Your Fax Machine a Cybersecurity Risk?

February 19, 2020

When you think about electronic devices that might pose a cybersecurity risk due to the sensitive data that they contain, odds are you think of your computer systems and hard drives; however, it’s important not to overlook devices such as fax machines. Despite the age of their technology, fax machines continue to be in heavy […]

7 Surprising Facts About Cyber Security

February 6, 2020

As society becomes more connected with technology in all aspects of life, it means that more attention needs to be focused on cybersecurity. The threat is no longer just a concern for large corporations or financial institutions. Small businesses and individuals need to remain vigilant to protect themselves and their information.

Discover the AccuShred Difference

January 30, 2020

When it comes to running a business, security is an incredibly important matter that shouldn’t be dismissed. Security doesn’t just refer to your physical location — it refers to your data as well. These days, everyone has sensitive data that could compromise the security of their business, their employees, their partners, and their customers. For […]

How Does Data Destruction Improve Security?

January 10, 2020

Physical security is a concern that all organizations have across every industry. It’s why a lot of money is invested in on-site security systems, especially if there is valuable equipment or products being stored. But physical theft isn’t the only thing you need to worry about when it comes to the security of your organization. […]

Cyber Security Best Practices: How to Keep Your Information Secure

December 30, 2019

A hacking attempt is registered every 39 seconds, and the average cost of a data breach to U.S companies is $8.19 million. These startling numbers show just how serious poor cyber security practices can be. Whether you’re operating a startup or a multinational organization, keeping your information secure should be a top concern. Data breaches […]

Why is a Secure Chain of Custody Crucial for Data Destruction Security

December 9, 2019

Companies often need to upgrade their IT equipment. The upgrading process involves getting rid of the old infrastructure and erasing the data contained therein. Unfortunately, many businesses don’t know how to dispose of old hard drives properly, and this results in data security issues. Without a secure chain of custody, you can’t keep track of […]

What are the Financial Consequences of a Data Breach?

November 20, 2019

Cybercrime has increased significantly over the last decade as the dependence on IT has grown within businesses of all sizes. In fact, many cybercriminals target smaller and mid-sized companies in particular because criminals know they don’t have as much to invest in their cybersecurity efforts. According to the Ponemon Institute, the global average cost of […]

Do You Have to Report a Data Breach?

October 24, 2019

If you have any kind of online presence, store data on your computer systems, or use email regularly throughout your organization, then odds are you have some kind of cybersecurity in place, such as firewalls, anti-virus software, or basic security protocol that employees must be trained in.

Upcoming Shred Days

City of Sylvania, April 18, 2020

9:00am-1:00pm

Location: Sylvania Municipal Building, 6730 Monroe St. #201, Sylvania, OH 43560

Spring Meadows Financial, April 23, 2020

2:00pm-4:00pm

Location: 7359 International Dr # A, Holland, OH 43528

Horizons Planning, April 27, 2020

3:00pm-6:00pm

Location: 250 W. Eisenhower Pkwy. #140, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
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Testimonials

I would like to thank you for the service that AccuShred provided our company for the past six years. Due to the high demand for confidentiality in the financial planning business, your service of shredding all of our records on-site met all of our requirements. We were on a six-week schedule and every time that we […]

Jackie DuVall Office
Manager
R. Bruce Foster Financial Services, Inc.

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