Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance

The Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee is responsible for issues such as banking, finance, trusts and estates, auto insurance, liability insurance, life insurance, product liability, property insurance, and tort reform.
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McKeon: Consumers Must Understand Risks of the Internet, Take Precautions to Ensure Safety of Personal Information

Assemblyman John F. McKeon (D-Essex, Morris), chair of the Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee, released the following statement Monday after hearing testimony from the New Jersey Bankers Association regarding financial cyber security in recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month:

"Consumers must understand the risks of the internet and take precautions to safeguard their personal information. This includes utilizing multi-factor authentication for online accounts as well as fingerprint identification and security keys for mobile phones; regularly updating software on internet-connected devices; and checking privacy settings on online accounts and apps.

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