Our experts are at the forefront of developments in the world of identity and fraud; from cutting-edge technology and industry regulations, to fraud prevention measures and identity verification, you’ll find the latest news here.

What’s in a wristband – Will wearables prevent heart attacks…

Experian blogger Jessica Neale, outlines the imminent impact wearable devices are likely to have on consumer...

Blog - May 2015
Identity theft and fraud – go to battle with the…

Identity theft is the beginning of a journey, one which often involves fraud, loss and a great deal of distress for those who have had their identities...

Blog - May 2015
Insurance Industry Tackling Fraudulent Applications Through Device Intelligence

First party fraud remains dominant in the insurance industry accounting for almost 80 per cent of all frauds. It’s a figure that has been rising steadily since...

Blog - May 2015
What’s in a password? The good, the bad and the…

Research suggests that around half of all users’ passwords follow only 13 basic structures - making them easier to decipher by...

Blog - May 2015
Fraud, biometrics and the fear factor

High profile data breaches have alerted us all to the increased risk we’re at from fraud. With criminals accessing the personal information of millions of people the search for new and clever ways...

Blog - May 2015
London identity theft rates almost three times higher

Central London and outer areas of the capital face significant targeting by identity...

Blog - Apr 2015
Plug into our new payments pages

They've been overhauled and they’re sharp, snappy and packed full of useful information on how you can serve your customers better, while safeguarding them from...

Blog - Apr 2015
Fraud – does it have to affect customer experience?

Latest statistics show a marked shift in the level of third-party fraud– where a victim’s identity has been stolen. This trend has developed over the past year and fraud related to stolen...

Blog - Apr 2015
Data Breach Response: Are UK Businesses Ready for Anything?

Nearly one in five businesses (17%) have been hit by at least one data breach within the past two years – leaving millions of consumers exposed to the risk of fraud and ID...

Blog - Mar 2015
Current account fraud underpins the relentless rise of ID theft

Identity theft has risen 12 percentage points in the past year, now accounting for more than half of all detected frauds, with current accounts the fastest growing target for identity...

Blog - Mar 2015
The cost of mobile fraud – $92m and counting…

Research has revealed that the average annual loss due to mobile fraud sits at $92.3 million. While average internet fraud losses are said to be between 6 and 10 per cent for most companies, mobile...

Blog - Mar 2015
Ready for the cashless society? Three things e-commerce should consider…

It’s predicted that we’ll be reaching a UK payments milestone on or about March 8th this year when our use of cash will be overtaken by cashless payment...

Blog - Mar 2015