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How to keep your business safe from identity theft

February 15th, 2018

Identity theft is a crime on the rise; it’s rising so much in fact, that 32% of U.S. consumers worry they will be targeted in the next five years. Individual consumers, however, are not the only ones who should be concerned about identity theft. Businesses are also quickly becoming victims, as shown by a steep […]

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Documents you’ll want to keep for tax season

February 12th, 2018

Did you know that on average people receive $3,050 for their tax returns? Tax season is fast approaching and it’s time to gather your plethora of required documents. Except…what are those documents? What documents have you been keeping around too long, or worse, not long enough? Here are some tips to help you sort the […]

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New updates in the new year

January 19th, 2018

“Continuity gives us roots; change gives us branches, letting us stretch and grow and reach new heights.” —Pauline R. Kezer With a new year comes new opportunities, and lots of great things are happening at Shred Right. We are happy to announce that this year Shred Right, Minnesota’s oldest shredding company, turns 35 years old! […]

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E-waste: The importance of discarding responsibly

January 12th, 2018

  According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, electronic waste, also called e-waste or e-scrap, is defined as “used electronics that are nearing the end of their useful life and are discarded, donated or given to a recycler.” Though electronic waste makes up only 2% of the trash in the United States’ landfills, it […]

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Employee Records: How long should your business keep them?

January 5th, 2018

A business’s file storage system can be an asset or added liability, depending on its upkeep. Employee records are one of the trickier aspects of records management; it can be easy to confuse what documents should be kept or destroyed and on what timeline. From the interview process until well after termination or departure, here […]

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Giving back to your community this holiday season

December 22nd, 2017

This holiday season, Shred Right would like to emphasize the importance of giving back to the community. Although we are rolling out our #Shred4Good fundraising program for schools early next year, we’d like to highlight some of the ways you can help those in need right now. Hardships are often magnified when the holidays approach […]

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How to keep your company data secure when employees leave

December 15th, 2017

Keeping sensitive company data and information secure can be a major concern for businesses in a digital age. This is especially true when an employee leaves an organization, including termination. How can you be sure that when an employee is no longer with your company the info that they had access to will remain under […]

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5 devices in your office that need protection

December 11th, 2017

With cybercrime on the rise, even our office technology is at risk and can be targeted by a host of hackers, spyware, malware, viruses, and more. The following is a list of devices you should keep secure around the office. 1. Laptop & computers Not securing a computer around the office could let a hacker […]

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8 Documents lawyers should always destroy

December 6th, 2017

Shredding should be just as important to law firms as it is for small companies and families. Dealing with confidential client information means as a lawyer, you must be proficient about protecting that information, even when you no longer need it. Shredding is a safe and secure option. After a file has been closed, you […]

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A Thankful Season

November 22nd, 2017

  “When you love what you have, you have everything you need.” —Unknown There’s no better time than the holidays to take a step back and realize how thankful we are. At ShredRight, we’re lucky to work with a great team of professionals to meet our customers’ needs. We asked our management team to describe […]

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