Most of us don’t think much about identity theft on a daily basis. But of all of the things that we could potentially worry about, it is one of the most worthy of our attention. Let’s compare the average rate of identity theft to something familiar – fatal car wrecks. Most of us know […]
LifeLock has been around for a long time, and I’m sure that everyone has seen their commercials on TV at least once. In a time that has become increasingly dependent on technology, it leaves people more susceptible to identity theft. Everything from fraudulent credit card charges to people applying for loans in your name […]
Identity Theft is real, we’re reminded time and time again. After millions of American consumers had their credit card info stolen through major retailers like Target, it’s hard to imagine who hasn’t had their identity theft stolen, at least to some extent. But as identity thieves have become more sophisticated, so have efforts to […]
The safety of personal identity and information is a growing concern. As identity theft techniques become more sophisticated, so must our methods of staying secure. Because this information can encompass your finances, your location, your activities, and your communications, it’s very important to make it inaccessible to prying eyes. If your online identity has […]
If you go to Justice.gov, there is some riveting prose telling the stories of Ruth Roe, Beth Boe, and Janet Doe (among others) and their catastrophic brushes with identity theft! And why does the Government want you to know about the consequences of identity theft? Because varying degrees of identity theft happen to about […]
Hey everyone, thanks for coming back for a new Monday Money! If you’re new to this whole thing, I’m Joshua Rodriguez. I write every Monday about ways to save or make money. Today, I’m going to talk about one of the scariest financial crimes out there…identity theft! But, enough about me, let’s get right […]
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The unthinkable has happened: someone has stolen your identity and now your credit score has been affected. You cannot get that new car you have been saving up for, you cannot get […]
One of the threats of the online world that we often forget about is identity theft. It’s easy to forget about those kinds of dangers as we are going about our business online. It’s one of those kinds of things that you don’t truly appreciate until it actually happens to you.
Fortunately it’s never happened […]