COVID-19 Update: Please note that we are all working remotely and our hours remain unchanged at 8.30a- 5p CT. As always, taking care of our clients remains our top priority. Our phone number is 312-645-1200 and email remains the fastest way to reach us although all calls will be returned by the end of day should you leave a message because no one is available to answer. For more information and resources, see our Latest Insights.

Call Us 312.645.1200

Rewards programs are a ‘honey pot for hackers’

May 22, 2019

When you register for a rewards program you use your default password, and often sensitive data is entered like your birth date, right?  Hackers know this too. Read this article and learn more about why you should think twice before entering personal data. Ask yourself, do they need your real birth date?  Your home address?  Consider using you’re a “junk” email address for these programs and our number one recommendation, use a password manager to make it tougher to hack into your account and impossible to use to hack into another account of yours. Click here to read more.


Some of the Information that appears on this site is produced by Chartwell Insurance Services an independent insurance broker specializing in the personal asset protection of successful individuals. Other content is provided as a resource. The contents of all posts are informational only and Chartwell Insurance Services is not providing legal advice nor policy interpretation. If you have questions please direct them to a representative of Chartwell Insurance Services.