Identity thief's are everywhere these days. They will get you information from anything they can!
Avoiding Identity Theft.
keep your financial records, Social Security and Medicare cards in a safe place! shred papers that have your personal or medical information! take mail out of your mailbox as soon as you can!
Only give your social security number if you must! Never give it if it is optional!!!!
If your on your computer use passwords that aren't easy to hack into!!!
Recovering from identity theft.
Identity theft is a serious crime. Identity theft happens when someone uses information about you without your permission. They could use your: name and address credit card or bank account numbers. Social Security number. medical insurance account numbers.
Video (identity theft)
This video tells you anything you really need to know about what to do if your identity got stolen! This video was in the FBLA competition and it got second or third place.