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Secure Your ID Day: 10 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft
By: Oana Schneider

Secure Your ID Day: 10 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft

Your BBB® would like to remind tristate area residents that April 22nd is Secure Your ID Day, a day when we take a closer look at our personally identifiable documents and the best way t...

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FTC Announces New ID Theft Report
By: Jackie

FTC Announces New ID Theft Report

When your BBB® is out in the community making presentations to groups, there is almost always at least one person who has been the victim of identity theft. For many v...

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Protecting Yourself Against Medical Identity Theft
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By: Tom

Protecting Yourself Against Medical Identity Theft

Many consumers take steps every day to protect their identity and financial information, but what about probably one of the most sinister forms of identity theft, medi...

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Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week 2016
By: Jackie

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week 2016

January 24 – 30, 2016 is Tax Ident...

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Identity Theft Prevention Tips
By: Susan

Identity Theft Prevention Tips

Identity theft is a common and growing problem, and once personal information is compromised, the outcomes can be devastating. Information may be compromised by theft of personal documents, phishin...

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Secure Your ID Day 2015
By: Amanda

Secure Your ID Day 2015

On Saturday, October 17, 2015, BBBs across North America will host a helpful identity theft prevention event called Read More

Farcing, The Latest Form of ID Theft
By: Michael

Farcing, The Latest Form of ID Theft

"Phishing" attempts to get you to disclose personal information via email or telephone. "Smishing" refers to deceptive text messages, and "Vishing" refers to deceptive...

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Social Security Scams Still Abound
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By: Tom

Social Security Scams Still Abound

There are more than 55 million recipients of Social Security Benefits, and senior citizens are a prime target for these scams. One such scheme, of which your BBB® is a...

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