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What punishment do "identity thieves" face? (Former D.A. explains)

First, you may ask how identity theft can damage you. Apart from the more immediate and obvious results, which can include unauthorized charges to your credit or debit cards, as well as withdrawals from your bank accounts, identity theft often has far wider reaching and longer lasting effects. 10 more words

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Identity Theft

Here are 5 ways to protect yourself from identity theft and unpleasant work to fix your credit and get your money back. These are all basic and we have all heard them before, but how many of us are really doing them?  71 more words

My Name is Jill

I am guilty of identity theft.  Two counts, in fact.  I wrote about the first one last December, in which I assumed the identity of a woman named Jill who dropped out of a half marathon thereby giving me the opportunity to run in her place.  1,301 more words


Batman: Arkham City | Identity Theft Side Mission | FULL WALKTHROUGH

Credit monitoring services constantly verify a customer’s credit card balances and reports to protect it from any malicious activities for a fixed amount. The clients are regularly notified about such information. 23 more words

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Beware of Spooky Scammers in Disguise this Halloween

Consumers report losing millions to scams

One of America’s favorite holidays, Halloween, is right around the corner! People love Halloween because of the amusement of dressing up as someone or something else. 653 more words


What To Do If You're A Victim of Identity Theft

Consumer risk continues to escalate and thieves seeking to commit identity theft and various forms of fraud invent new ways to scam us, especially with the growing trends of emerging technology. 29 more words

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Is a scam artist quietly using your child's identity and ruining their credit score? Here's how to find out

Your children may not have taken out a line of credit, a car loan or a mortgage, but it’s worth checking their credit history anyway. 581 more words