Why is identity theft so easy?

Answer Identity theft is the fastest growing type of fraud in the United States. According to the study "Identity Theft: Trends and Issues" published by the Congressional Research Service in January 2010,... Read More »

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What is the difference between credit card theft and identity theft?

In recent years, stricter regulations have been placed on credit card usage, and more people are becoming victims of identity theft. While both place the victim in financial danger, the situations... Read More »

Identity Theft?

Although this is not "identity theft" which legally means actually using someone's info like social security number for criminal purposes, you probably can still do something about it by contacting... Read More »

How is identity theft accomplished?

Identity thieves are constantly looking for any documents that have your personal or financial information on them. These documents give them access to purchasing items or procuring loans by using ... Read More »

Frequency of Identity Theft?

Identity theft involves the use of someone's personal information without permission for the purpose of committing fraud. A person who steals personal information could open up a credit card accoun... Read More »