Identity Theft

4 Facts You Should Know to Fight Identity Theft

January 29, 2015

Fight Identity Theft through Knowledge In order to effectively fight identity theft, it is important to acquire knowledge about this crime and learn how to protect yourself. Identity theft occurs when your information is illegally obtained without your knowledge and/or consent in order to commit various types of crime, such as fraud. The act of […]

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12 Tips to Reducing Online Payment Anxiety

July 14, 2010

Via Online shopping is a godsend to busy consumers; grand entertainment for the homebound; and — sometimes — frightening to those who’ve experienced identity theft. More than 92 million people made online purchases last year using credit cards, debit cards and services like PayPal and Google Checkout. To use a few football metaphors, the […]

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New Survey Stats From by TransUnion

April 7, 2010

Identity Theft Stats from by TransUnion: Credit Nearly half of survey respondents (42.7%) had either never checked their credit report or had not checked it in over a year It is important to check your credit report at the very least on an annual basis in order to keep tabs on your financial reputation […]

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