Steven Melendez

About the author

Steven Melendez is an independent journalist based in New Orleans. He writes about technology and business for a variety of news outlets and holds a master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

Identity Theft 101

You can’t miss the stories, and you probably know at least one person with an identity theft nightmare tale. So what are you doing to protect yourself from this kind of fraud when using the internet? While there are a few different ways for hackers and scammers to try