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National Identity Cards With Biometric Identification Will Fix The Social Security Administration’s Problems?

While something must be done about the ridiculousness of our current flimsy paper social security cards (I’m not even sure most people know where their cards are), it’s also scary to some people to think of a “national Identity card.” (For some biblical scholars, a national Identity Card would be a confirmation of things forecasted in the book of Revelations in the bible.)
There’s no question that the social security administration’s system is, at best, outdated, and that it poses a large threat to the future welfare of our great country.
But the solution must be bigger than requiring better Identity cards.
Read below to see the legislation put forward by Mark Steven Kirk, a representative from Illinois.

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Identity Theft Insurance – need or not?

News 12 out of Arizona ran an article talking about insurances you don’t need. On their list was Identity Theft Insurance. They say that Identity Theft Insurance “does not include unauthorized charges or funds siphoned from accounts.” What they recommend you do instead is check your credit reports regularly.
And yet, the federal government has now authorized blanket purchase agreements to two credit bureaus (Equifax and Experian), Bearak Reports, and a company called “Identity Force”, to provide policies, using taxpayer dollars, to people whose information is stolen from agencies of the Federal Government.

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