Protection

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? 9:45 minutes From the U.S....

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Detection

Are You a Victim? Learn How to Spot Identity Theft. If prevention works like a lock, identity theft detection can be compared to an alarm. If someone opens a new account in your name, it should show up on your credit report. How to Tell You’ve Become a Victim of Identity Theft 1:12 minutes From the U.S. Treasury Dept. Details the signs that you’ve become a victim of identity...

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