Learn How to Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft
I like to compare identity theft with someone trying to break into your house. Installing a lock will make it difficult for burglars, but no lock is 100% effective. The same is true for identity theft protection. You can make it more difficult for someone, but nothing can guarantee that you won’t become a victim.
What Can You Do to Protect Yourself?
From the U.S. Treasury Dept. Explains the steps you can take to protect yourself from identity theft.