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Go Sing it from the Rooftops

Go Sing it from the Rooftops

Yes, we all agree Alexander the meerkat is funny and cute. But to retrieve a previous quote you only need to enter your email address, surname and date of birth – NO PASSWORD REQUIRED. It’s easy enough for any crime syndicate to get hold of these details and then, hey presto, they can access all your personal information – address, mobile number, occupation and a wealth of other valuable information to aid identity theft.
The Opera singer isn’t as cute, and a little more annoying, but Go Compare at least has some security in place, as does Confused.com

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