How to protect yourself from identity theft (for free)

By | Nov 4, 2012

How to protect yourself from identity theft (for free)News from Fox News: It’s a bad time to be living in South Carolina if you value your privacy. A hacker struck the South Carolina Department of Revenue and stole 3.6 million Social Security numbers and data from 387,000 credit and debit card accounts. The sad part […]

Tips to fight child identity theft

By | Aug 27, 2012

Tips to fight child identity theftNews from The Register-Guard: There’s plenty of advice out on the Internet about how to protect yourself from identity theft, but after dealing with the problem on behalf of her daughter, Taylor Dark, Jacque Jewett says much of it is inadequate. Here are the steps she recommends for parents whose […]

Financial loss from identity theft increasing, report says

By | Jun 28, 2012

Financial loss from identity theft increasing, report saysNews from News10.net: Facebook Google buzz Del.icio.us Digg … Read the full article . Related News: Can bad credit hurt my career?News from East Texas Review: Can bad credit hurt my career? Posted on 28 June 2012 by admin By Mary Hunt Dear Mary: At a recent job […]

Freeze Your Credit Report to Combat Identity Theft and Prevent Financial Loss

By | May 10, 2012

Freeze Your Credit Report to Combat Identity Theft and Prevent Financial LossNews from Patch.com: From Hillsborough County Government Online: According to statistics from the Federal Trade Commission’s 2011 Consumer Sentinel, Florida had the highest per capita rate of reported identity theft complaints in the nation. Many Florida consumers are unaware of a valuable tool available […]

Identity thieves are stealing credit reports

By | Apr 24, 2012

Identity thieves are stealing credit reportsNews from WPXI Pittsburgh: Target 11 has learned that identity thieves are posing as loan officers to steal people’s credit reports. Once they have that information they can trash your good name. Target 11 Consumer Investigator Robin Taylor uncovers how the scheme works. What’s frightening about this crime is that […]

Identity Theft Reporting System Needs Improvements, Victims Say

By | Mar 13, 2012

Identity Theft Reporting System Needs Improvements, Victims SayNews from CIO: continues on CIO … Read the full article . Related News: PSE&G Backs Down on Credit Reporting PlanNews from LoanSafe: (Source Andrew Tangel The Record, Hackensack, N.J. (MCT) — The utility has agreed not to send customers’ payment histories to a credit-reporting agency. Public Service […]

Preventing Identity Theft Without Paying Monthly Fees

By | Feb 11, 2012

Preventing Identity Theft Without Paying Monthly FeesNews from New York Times: MY first Shortcuts column, almost seven years ago, was on identity theft. At that point, in 2005, it seemed to be a scary and ever-growing trend, with tales everywhere of stolen credit cards and Social Security numbers leading to bad credit ratings that could […]

Identity theft

By | Feb 2, 2012

Identity theftNews from St. George Daily Spectrum: Identity theft poses a serious risk to the victims. Thanks to the actions of another person, a victim of identity theft can face years of hefty expenses, time and heartache cleaning up the mess. And the victim’s credit report can remain in a shambles. It’s important to know […]

The Credit Score Ripple Effect on Your Identity

By | Oct 29, 2011

The Credit Score Ripple Effect on Your IdentityNews from Business Insider: Credit scores determine how much we pay for mortgages, auto loans and credit cards. Now there are new types of scores that measure more than just our credit worthiness: They influence our reputation, employability and lifestyle. Experian has a formula to gauge whether consumers […]

Identity theft reports increase in Newark area

By | Oct 23, 2011

Identity theft reports increase in Newark areaNews from The Newark Advocate: Email this article Identity theft reports increase in Newark area NEWARK — Whether it’s leaving a purse unattended at the grocery store or paying with a debit card online, people can find themselves victims of credit card theft. A link to this page will […]

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