What Consumers Can Do About Identity Theft

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What Consumers Can Do About Identity Theft

October 3rd, 2020

There are many steps consumers can take to minimize their risk of being an identity theft victim. For example, consumers should closely guard their social security number and shred charge receipts, copies of credit applications and other sensitive documents. Consumers also should review their bills and credit reports regularly and be aware of telltale signs […]

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The Effects of Identity Theft on Your Credit

June 3rd, 2020

When someone steals your identity, it can wreak havoc on many aspects of your life. Your bank account can be drained, your reputation could be damaged, or you could even be accused of a crime in some situations. One of the biggest impacts, however, is the one on your credit. Many adults work for years […]

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Identity Theft Scams During the COVID-19 Crisis

May 7th, 2020

As if we do not have enough to worry about with the threat of COVID-19 exposure, many people are using the crisis as an opportunity for wrongful gain. Identity theft scams come in many forms at this time, and scammers prey on already concerned and uncertain consumers. It is important to stay aware of possible […]

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