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What's in a Number?

It was on this day in 1901 that New York became the first state to require license plates on vehicles. Coincidentally it was also the same day that humankind tripped down the slope toward identity by digits. 180 more words

Poetry

Lancaster Couple Says They Were Victimized By Woman Accused Of Identity Theft

LANCASTER (CBSLA.com) — A Lancaster couple says they were victimized by a woman who authorities suspect engaged in multiple counts of identity theft.

Greg and Betsy Aganowski said they had moved to San Diego for a job opportunity and had rented their home in Lancaster to a woman they say scammed them. 278 more words

News

My private little cubicle

In my private little cubicle (no this isn’t a real picture of my cubicle) exists tons of private information that passes through my email, onto my hard-drive, and sometimes through my printer. 174 more words

Business

How Does Identity Theft Happen?

Funny, you should ask.  I thought it would be interesting to look at news stories in the last week and see the myriad way that criminals are stealing identities.   394 more words

Current Events

Officials: Cordova man received thousands in false tax refunds

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Cordova man was sentenced to 57 months in federal prison for filing false income tax returns and identity theft.

Officials said 26-year-old Jeremy Tate received more than $161 thousand in refunds. 202 more words

News

Woman accused of using stolen credit cards at Best Buy

LOWER PAXTON TOWNSHIP (WPMT) — A Florida woman was arrested Thursday after police said she tried to use stolen credit cards to purchase over $3,000 worth of electronics from Best Buy in Lower Paxton Township. 125 more words

News

My Identity stolen a third time ??? Yep ... Friday

As a financial advisor we drink the EXACT same cool aid we have for clients   … Same investments, same conservative philosophy, long-term thinking, tax strategies, generally optimistic, but skeptical when necessary  … … 170 more words

Investing/Financial Planning