Description : Identity theft is the act of using another person's personal information, or their actual identity for financial gain. It affects approximately 7 –10 million people per year in the U.S, and is growing at a remarkable rate. Frighteningly it happens without you even knowing it and once you have become aware of it, in most cases the damage has already been done. This book is meant to help you avoid getting taken advantage of. It provides an overview of the different ways identity theft can happen and the steps to take to prevent them. The book also covers what to do in the event you do have your personal information stolen.
Description : Explains how identity theft occurs; outlines strategies to protect personal information at the office, at home, and online; and shows how to analyze a credit report and tell if you are already a victim of this crime.
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Description : Crime has moved yet another step forward in its unyielding progression through society. Now it is identity theft. Trying to combat both legal and illegal theft continues to occupy a large portion of the average citizen's life. Identity theft or identity fraud generally involves 'stealing' another person's personal identifying information -- such as Social Security number (SSN), date of birth, and mother's maiden name -- and then using the information to fraudulently establish credit, run up debt, or take over existing financial accounts. This new book examines the extent of the problem, its costs and remedies under the law. CONTENTS: Preface; Identity Theft: Prevalence and Cost Appear to be Growing; Awareness and Use of Existing Data on Identity Theft; Remedies Available to Victims of Identity Theft; Identity Theft and the Fair Credit Reporting Act; Subject Index.
Description : Identity theft is sometimes considered a victimless crime, but readers will discover the truth about this damaging kind of crime as they learn about its history and the ways identity thieves work today. Essential facts about the methods identity thieves use—including stealing mail and hacking computers—are presented through comprehensive main text, comprehensive sidebars, and informative fact boxes. Readers also discover the ways the latest technology is used to find and stop identity thieves and how people can pursue a career in investigating identity theft. Detailed photographs are included to enhance this engaging reading experience.
Description : A comprehensive examination of different forms of identity theft and its economic impact, including profiles of perpetrators and victims and coverage of current trends, security implications, prevention efforts, and legislative actions. * Includes a chronology of key decisions, cases, and government action in the development of identity theft policy * Offers a list of key terms that will help the reader to better understand the sometimes unique language of crimes
Description : You are your best defense against identity theft. Learn about simple steps you can take to prevent specific types and minimize other types of identity theft. Don't waste money on identity protection services. They only notify you AFTER you are a victim. Take a proactive approach by using the steps outlined in Protec Your Identity.The protection process was developed by Carrie Kerskie after nearly 15 years of working with identity theft victims. She has tested her protection process with nearly thousands of clients. Now you too can take back control of your identity with Protect Your Identity.
Description : Explains what identity theft is, describes how to prevent identity theft, and provides information for victims on how to recover.