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Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Many businesses begin to think about document purging during the winter, especially around the beginning of a new year. This term refers to shredding large amounts of files and documents. Organizing your files and paperwork should be done throughout the year. It can make deciding what to keep and what to shred easier. Document purging helps to protect your staff, customers and clients, and business safe from criminals and violating the law. Having a plan in place, knowing what to shred, and knowing how to shred can make document purging easier.

Thursday, November 22nd, 2018
document shredding in Amarillo

Identity theft is one of the biggest threats in the modern world. How you store employee, client, and personal information could be putting you at risk. Keeping every sensitive document and record indefinitely can become both dangerous and burdensome. Most documents only need to be kept for a few years, but how do you know what to get rid of and when to do your shredding? Here is a simple guide to help you keep the dangers and clutter down.

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
professional shredding Amarillo tx

If you have more than a few documents to destroy, hiring a professional shredding service is the best solution for your business. It removes the time-consuming task of using a personal shredder or gathering and transporting bins of documents to a shredding company. These services are the safest and fastest solution for document destruction. If you have never done shredding through a company, you may have questions about how it works and its benefits. These are five of the most commonly asked questions that may help you make your decision.

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
keep your documents securing by using UCI Document Destruction shredding services

Documents and media material that contain sensitive or confidential information must be destroyed when they are no longer needed. This privacy law is enforced by FACTA and HIPPA and protects individual and business security. Shredding these documents is the safest and surest method of total destruction. When you need to destroy your sensitive papers, there are several options you can use.

Thursday, October 11th, 2018
how to find a trustworthy document shredding service

Identity theft is becoming a more significant threat every day. People are finding their identity is being stolen from some of the least suspected areas. Movies give you the impression that thieves sit in dark rooms with computer screens in front of them as they search for your vulnerable information online. This idea is far from the truth. Most identity thieves attack in areas you consider to be safe. The workplace is one of those areas, and identity theft can happen to anyone.

Monday, May 14th, 2018
UCI Shredding | Don't fall victim to these professional shredding service myths

Shredding your personal information and that of your clients or customers is not only vital, but it’s also the law. Tearing up papers or thinking you’ve erased data from a device and then tossing them in your garbage won’t stop criminals from finding the information they shouldn’t have.

Friday, May 11th, 2018
UCI Shredding | 4 myths about document destruction

Keeping your confidential information safe is now a priority. With the sophisticated methods used by hackers and criminals, keeping your valuable numbers, passwords, programs or any other sensitive material out of the wrong hands is essential. There are companies that can destroy these sensitive materials which comply with laws set up regarding their performance. However, many still believe the myths about shredding without knowing the facts. The following are four common myths about hard drive and document destruction that you should be aware of.

Thursday, May 10th, 2018
UCI Shredding | Why your business should have a shred-all policy

In today’s world, it is necessary to shred sensitive material. Any document with confidential information must be destroyed to stay out of the hands of criminals. The question is how to determine which papers to destroy and how to shred them? The best solution is to implement a shred-all policy.

Friday, April 27th, 2018
keep your documents securing by using UCI Document Destruction shredding services

Everything we do in the world today is somehow affected by technology. Technology has made our lives easier and the business we conduct faster. There is no dispute this change in how we are able to perform transactions has made business better. However, there is also no dispute that it poses threats to security. Challenges created by identity thieves and how you are forced to continue protecting the safety of your data is constant. The following are some mistakes made by businesses and how you can prevent them from happening at your company.

Thursday, April 26th, 2018
How shredding your documents can save you money

Laws are now in place to protect confidential and sensitive information that businesses handle. Companies are now forced to put in place shredding policies to comply with these laws. The decision you face as a business owner is whether to destroy in-house or hire a shredding service. The deciding factors between these choices will more than likely come down to cost. Some business owners feel the reasonable cost of a retail shredding machine outweighs the cost of professional services. However, will it actually save you money to do your own shredding?