The digital era brings a new level of availability of products, services or information. All of it at your fingertips. A phone was once a device that you used to call another person and now it has become a tool essential for your daily life. The number of available resources, services, and products online is huge. There are 182.7 million active websites on the internet nowadays that serve all types of information you may need round the clock.
Although it’s an era of availability and great possibilities one issue seems to be insolvable. Data security is something people need to deal with every day. Identity thefts, scams and misleading ads are just a wrong click away and you can kiss your data goodbye.
In this modern age, companies are struggling to provide better security for customers’ data, especially in the financial sector. Online lending is one of the newest trends and it too has to deal with the issue of data safety. In 2018, cybercriminals reportedly pocketed $2.7 billion from extortion, email compromise, tech support fraud and payroll diversion alone.
Despite all the challenges the financial sector has been thriving with each passing year, all thanks to the internet and data processing mechanism. For example, the possibility to apply for loans online is amazing and it saves time and resources for both the lenders and the clients.
The processing time is cut and the availability of lending platforms on a phone, tablet, laptop or PC anywhere with an internet connection is what makes the platforms popular. There are more and more platforms available which beg the question: Are they safe enough?
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