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  • Identity theft – Basics for beginners

    by Janet Lacey

    Identity theft is a serious problem that is plaguing our society today. There are quite a lot of individuals who are becoming victims of this problem and it has gained adequate attention in the media that you need to ensure that you have taken enough protection to ensure that you … (more) October 18, 2009

  • Different ways of to identity theft

    by Janet Lacey

    It is not really very hard to become victims of identity theft today. In fact, many people who end up realizing about their identity theft are often unaware of it when it actually happens. They might take quite a long time before realizing that their identity has been stolen. This … (more) October 14, 2009

  • Ways of Saving Yourself from Identity Theft

    by Janet Lacey

    Identity theft is a crime that has been rising day by day, and with recession related job cuts and losses, the problem of stealing people s identity in order to steal their money is becoming uncontrollably big. While you will come across many people who will tell you that identity theft … (more) October 9, 2009

  • How To Protect Identity Theft When Shopping Online

    by Janet Lacey

    Shopping online has a number of advantages over traditional brick and mortar shopping. It is quick, convenient and comfortable. But a major disadvantage that often discourages people from shopping online is identity theft. However, as an informed and wary consumer, you can always protect your identity and personal information while … (more) October 7, 2009

  • What is identity theft?

    by Janet Lacey

    All of us have something unique to connect to us. In addition to our physical appearance, we have a host of other documents and numbers that are all connected to us in one way or another. Hence, it is important to keep these details safe and secure so that they … (more) October 3, 2009

  • How to Survive an Identity Theft

    by Janet Lacey

    It is indeed a very sad story when one listens to a victim of an identity theft. Because, most of the times the thief has no end to his greed and makes away with literally everything that the person owned. Imagine, your identity is stolen. All that belongs to you … (more) September 20, 2009

  • How to Prevent Identity Theft

    by Janet Lacey

    Before we get into what methods one can employ to prevent identity theft, let s first analyze what identity theft actually is. Identity theft is defined as a crime committed by someone who steals someone else s identity in order to procure goods, services or other benefits out of it. It s actually … (more) September 20, 2009

  • What are the Repercussions of Identity Theft?

    by Janet Lacey

    Before we get into the consequences of being a victim of identity theft, let us first try and define the crime. It is defined as a fraud that involves someone pretending to be someone else so as to get benefits monetary or otherwise. That is about the legal definition of … (more) September 20, 2009

  • How does Identity Theft Work?

    by Janet Lacey

    Imagine being robbed of something without actually losing anything physically. And yet that something which is lost can be as valuable as a job, all your savings, or even your marriage! That is identity theft. It is not a crime which is easily palpable. But all the same, the after … (more) September 20, 2009

  • What is Identity Theft?

    by Janet Lacey

    Identity theft is a crime. It s a crime committed by robbing someone else s identity and using it for one s own benefit. It is defined as a form of deception where one person steals the personal data of another person in order impersonate the latter. The term theft used in collusion … (more) September 20, 2009