Credit Card Fraud At Restaurants On The Rise
Under mounting pressure, restaurants in the US are now trying to tighten credit card security for their customers as…
Debit Card Theft: What To Do
Losing a debit card hurts in any situation, but if you're quick to respond to the problem, it can rapidly escalate…
What to Do If You Lose Your Social Security Card
Since most people don't carry around their social security card with them (nor should you!), losing it usually just…
Ten Reasons You Should Protect Yourself From
Identity theft is an ever-evolving crime that has and will plague millions of people. There are still so many people…
How to Secure Your Credit After An Identity Theft?
Technology surely dominates the kind of life we live which is why we see many frauds and scams happening on the internet.…
What Is Medical Identity Theft - Warning Signs
Today, I'm going to discuss a type of identity theft that you may not know much about. What is medical identity theft?…
Identity Theft Articles (39)
6 Realities Of Identity Theft
There are many issues regarding identity theft. These are but a few that will open your eyes to this problem. 1. People can use your SSN and open up credit cards under another name. The kicker though is that, according to a Consumer Reports article from 2008, since the accounts…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Apr 23, 2011  
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Identity Theft What To Do
Identity theft is a serious crime, and it has been growing so fast. It takes place when unknowingly to someone a thief illegally uses your credit card, security number ,name or other personal records to secure goods ,services, or credit with your hard earned assets. Everyday in the USA and…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   May 22, 2011  
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What is Identity Theft - The Truth About Identity Theft
Identity theft, also called ID theft, is identified as a crime in which the perpetrator obtains vital pieces of somebody's personal information, for example, their social security, passport, or driver's license numbers, and uses these to claim to be someone else. The crook then acquires credit, merchandise, services, or another…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   May 09, 2011  
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Cyber Security And Identity Theft
One aspect of identity theft is the issue of the security of our computers. A cyber attack can come under many different forms. The major headlines have shown where Sony and Citibank recently had their networks compromised when they were attacked by cyber criminals. Not to mention Google's Gmail was…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Jun 10, 2011  
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Wiping Your Hard Drive Clean - Great Identity Theft Protection
When wiping your hard disk drive clean, it's not as simple as putting a number of data files into the recyling bin. Removing files usually takes a lot more work than simply just dragging them into a trash can or even selecting the "delete permanently"option. Windows, Mac, Linux, and every…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 24, 2011  
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The Croatia Team is Not Smooth, the Injury Was Always Curse their
In the world cup opening game on the same day, are on the Brazil studio of Cannavaro and Vieira narrowly escaped the Brazil World Cup protesters shot. When the host Brazil's game against Croatia was underway, are on the Brazil studio of Cannavaro and Vieira experienced a be struck with…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Jul 21, 2014  
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How To Prevent Identity Theft From Happening
It's been said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. This may prove to be true when referring to clothing, homes, vehicles, etc. People like to feel like they stand out in a crowd and are noticed. However, when it comes to having your unique identity stolen, things don't…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 01, 2011  
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How to Secure Your Credit After An Identity Theft?
Technology surely dominates the kind of life we live which is why we see many frauds and scams happening on the internet. There are many hackers and scammers that make use of loopholes and situations that help them to extract information which they can then use to do the damage.…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Dec 02, 2013  
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Small Businesses And Identity Theft - A Dangerous Combination
This week in California, the Identity Theft Council, which is a nonprofit organization that deals with the combating of identity theft as well as raising awareness for those would-be victims, issued a warning that small businesses and identity theft are becoming more closely related in the country. They stated that…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Oct 26, 2011  
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Identity Theft Of Deceased Persons - An Awful Crime
There really is no line that criminals won't cross when they're about to commit a crime. Even when it comes to stealing from the deceased. They're still willing to go after that person and commit fraud using their identity. Identity theft of deceased persons is a wretched crime, so it…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 24, 2011  
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Qualities To Look For In A Private Investigator
Not all private investigators are created equal. The need for professional, courteous and efficient investigators should drive anyone searching to complete a thorough hiring process in order to avoid unscrupulous investigators. You may also want to discover sources of private investigators that are trustworthy. Follow this guide to ensure your…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Sep 11, 2014  
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What To Do When You Lose Your Wallet
Losing a wallet never makes for a good day. You spend all day looking in every possible place you can think of, and by the time you've given up on finding it, you're worried that someone has already started using your ID or credit cards to make purchases for themselves.…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 09, 2011  
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Identity Theft Can Turn Your Life Upside Down
The majority of us are busy with work, family and friends. In amongst the milieu of our daily lives, we toss out the items we don’t need any more or the things that annoy us the most like the constant strew of junk mail that bombards our mailboxes…but, do you…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Jan 25, 2014  
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Tips For Storing Your Customer Information On Your Website
Today, I'm going to share some tips on storing your customers' personal information on your website. With data breaches and identity theft on the rise, it's important to keep security as your number one priority when developing a website where you store client's personal data.Never store your customers passwords in…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Oct 26, 2011  
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Using A Shredder To Protect Your Identity
Having your identity stolen can cause a lot of pain and anguish, not to mention become a costly problem to fix. With just the click of a few buttons and a few numbers in hand, a criminal can completely take over your identity. They can rack up new charges on…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 24, 2011  
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What Does A Private Investigator Aim to Do?
Sometimes, solving the mysterious puzzles in life becomes really challenging. Most people do not know how to handle confusing situations when they do not have enough time to deal with something that requires them to go out of their way to find a solution. This is exactly when private investigation…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Jun 04, 2015  
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Fraudulent Charges On Debit Card? Find Out What To Do
Fraudulent Charges On Debit Card Due to the economic crisis and rising unemployment, there are many people who are now experiencing identity theft. Seeing fraudulent charges on debit cards is a growing problem, and there are times that victims will not notice this until their funds are totally gone. Credit…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Oct 14, 2011  
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What to Do If You Lose Your Social Security Card
Since most people don't carry around their social security card with them (nor should you!), losing it usually just means that it was misplaced around the house somewhere, or it got lost when moving to a new home. Luckily, the process for replacing your card is quite painless. So, what…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 08, 2011  
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Protect Your Identity Online
Identity theft continues to be one of the fastest growing crimes today. Due to the fact that the majority of us make the choice to submerge ourselves in the world of the “information super highway” and share our information so freely, here are some tips to assist you in protecting…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Jan 26, 2014  
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Credit Card Fraud At Restaurants On The Rise
Under mounting pressure, restaurants in the US are now trying to tighten credit card security for their customers as credit card fraud at restaurants has grown in popularity.Just recently, a few restaurants from all over the country has been in the “limelight” due to credit card skimming or fraudulent credit…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 01, 2011  
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Things To Look For In Identity Fraud Protection Services
If you're considering using an identity fraud protection service, there are many things that you ought to know first. Since identity theft is a growing crime, it makes sense to look into these programs more closely to help protect yourself from identity theft. Here are some things to look for…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 24, 2011  
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Choosing Plants For Your Koi Water Garden
So you finally finished your water garden construction. You have finally come to the fun part of creating your water garden: picking the flowers and plants that will make your water garden a beautiful oasis. Not only should you consider beauty when you are picking your plants, but you must…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Mar 03, 2016  
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How Does Lifelock Work? What the Service Provides
With all of the news about identity theft, credit card fraud, and hackers penetrating high-profile companies, it comes as no surprise that people are looking to protect themselves. Services have emerged over the past several years claiming to help protect your identity, but what does that really mean?The most prominent…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Oct 23, 2011  
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How To Avoid Identity Theft In Your Business
In the past few years, there have been a lot of people who were arrested because of identity stealing in restaurants, convenience stores, and other establishments. Although arrests have been made, there are still a ridiculous number of people who do this to increase their personal income. There are plenty…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 09, 2011  
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Identity Theft And Rfid – Are You at Risk?
What is Radio Frequency Identification? RFID stands for Radio Frequency Identification. RFID technology was created during the Second World War to differentiate enemy war planes from friendly war planes and has evolved into a very useful technology. RFID has a variety of uses that range from asset tracking to the…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Jan 29, 2014  
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What To Do When Your Identity Is Stolen
It can be a very scary thing to lose or misplace your wallet. There's a good chance that someone else may pick it up, and you really never know what they might actually do with your information. Alternatively if you answered an e-mail that you later found out was a…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Oct 27, 2011  
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Ten Reasons You Should Protect Yourself From Identity Theft
Identity theft is an ever-evolving crime that has and will plague millions of people. There are still so many people out there that have no clue their identity has been stolen; many times they don't find out until it's too late. Once it's too late, it can take a lifetime…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Dec 26, 2011  
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How Do You Report Identity Theft? Step By Step Guide
Having your identity stolen can lean to terrible financial losses if not caught early on. As soon as you suspect that you may have been a victim of fraud, you need to take action quickly. But how do you report identity theft? Well, I'll tell you exactly what you need…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Oct 24, 2011  
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Protect Yourself From Identity Theft And Credit Fraud
The holiday season is fast approaching and consumers are gearing up for their annual trek to the retail stores and to the computer to purchase gifts for their loved ones. Increased purchase activity may attract those people who want to take advantage of others, so there is no better time…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Nov 18, 2011  
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Identity Theft And Data Breaches – How Do They Affect You?
Once You Supply Your Information – The Security of that Information is in Someone’s Hands What is a Data Breach? A data breach is defined according to Wikipedia as "A data breach is the intentional or unintentional release of secure information to an untrusted environment." A data breach commonly occurs…
By:  in  Legal  >  Identity Theft   Feb 05, 2014  
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