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Steps to Prevent Child Identity Theft

Steps to Prevent Child Identity Theft

Children are just as easily – and possibly more – susceptible to identity theft as adults. In fact, Carnegie Mellon’s CyLab revealed that the rate of identity theft for children is 51 times higher than the rate for adults.

What Happens If Your Identity is Stolen

What Happens If Your Identity is Stolen

In today’s digital world, identity theft is becoming a fact of life. You might think that identity theft will never happen to you, but it certainly can.

Common Identity Theft Scams

Common Identity Theft Scams

Identity theft scams are everywhere. They happen all over the world and can take place both online and off. These days, no one is immune to identity theft.

What is Child Identity Theft

What is Child Identity Theft

When you bring home a newly born baby, the last thing on your mind is child identity theft, or your child’s credit rating. In fact,

Understanding Identity Theft Laws

Understanding Identity Theft Laws

There’s little question that identify theft is a devastating crime that negatively impacts victims in increasing numbers each year. As the popularity of the Internet continues to grow,

What is Identity Theft

What is Identity Theft

Identity theft is defined as the unlawful use of another person’s personally identifiable information, usually for financial gain. 12.7 million Americans fell victim to identity theft in 2014,

How to Avoid Identity Theft… You Can’t

How to Avoid Identity Theft… You Can’t

While you can’t completely prevent identity theft, there are a few things you can do to help ensure the safety of your personal information. Here are a few tips to help you avoid some of the common pitfalls.

Secure Online Shopping Tips for the Holiday Season

Secure Online Shopping Tips for the Holiday Season

With Cyber Monday just around the corner, cyber criminals are gearing up for the holiday shopping season – and it’s important to be prepared. Here are some tips to stay secure while shopping online for family and friends for the holidays.

How to Report Identity Theft

How to Report Identity Theft

If you’ve become a victim of identity theft, reporting it goes well beyond simply filling out a form with the Federal Trade Commission. You should report identity theft to specific companies,

Signs of Identity Theft

Signs of Identity Theft

Sometimes it can be difficult to tell whether or not you’ve fallen victim to identity theft. We like to think of the following as possible signs the crime has occurred..

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