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The Big Debate: Shred or Erase Your Business Hard Drives

October 28, 2020

Eliminating any and all risks for a data breach is the best way to make sure that your business, your clients, and your reputation are truly safe from any potential infringements. You know the risks of data theft. Your company is at risk, your clients are at risk, and your reputation will definitely take a […]

How to Dispose of Old Business Records Securely

September 21, 2020

Your business will accumulate paperwork quickly. Employee information, tax papers, financial statements, business records, and much more will fill your filing system quickly. These days, many companies chose to scan certain paperwork, but even electronic information will accumulate. To keep your data secure, it’s important to know both how long to keep business records, and […]

Digitize Your Company’s Files for Greater Data Protection

May 7, 2020

Many companies find that they accumulate documents and files quickly. There are the basics that pile up, such as accounts payable, expenses, budgets, and policies. Then you’ll also start to build up long term files, such as legal documents, tax records, and personnel files. In today’s digital world, it makes both practical and economic sense […]

7 Ways In-House Document Shredders Leave Your Company’s Data Vulnerable

April 20, 2020

Data protection should be one of the top priorities of your company. Inadequate data protection not only leaves your company vulnerable, but any breach in security can hurt your company’s reputation drastically and cause much more serious issues. Shredding sensitive documents seems like a good first line of defense, but sometimes an in-house shredder isn’t […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Can I Safely Destroy Electronic Data?

October 17, 2019

  As a business in the modern world, odds are you no longer rely solely on physical paperwork and documents to store your company’s information. Most businesses, even the smallest ones, store their data on hard drives. This electronic data includes potentially sensitive information, such as personal client and business partner information, customer credit card […]

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