Identity Theft

Types Of ID Theft:

  1. Account Takeover - Your existing credit card or account number are used to purchase products and services.
  2. Application Fraud - Using your SSN or other identifying information, new credit accounts are opened in your name.
  3. Criminal Identity Fraud - Your identity is taken to commit a crime, enter a country, or commit acts of terrorism.

How Is It Done:

  1. An ID thief will steal your mail or wallet containing information about you, your credit and personal finances.
  2. He/She will obtain your credit report by posing as a landlord or employer.
  3. He/She will use personal information you have on the internet or scam you by email.
  4. Steal mail, rummage through your trash and even complete a "change of address form" to divert your mail to another location.
 
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