Veterans

Veterans: What You Should Know to Prevent and Recover from Identity Theft

In August 2006, the Veteran’s Administration contacted approximately 16,000 individuals regarding a theft of computer equipment containing veteran;s benefits information. In another instance over 26.5 million social security numbers were stolen when a federal employee’s laptop computer was stolen. How did this information get stolen? Wasn’t it protected by the government somehow?

Wake up Madison. Dumpster Diving is the least of Identity Theft.

Hello? Is anybody paying attention in Madison, Wisconsin? The amount of misinformation coming from the news media, concerning Identity theft, constantly amazes me. A case in point? This article on a Madison, Wisconsin TV “News” station’s web site. They tell you that “While dumpster diving is still the number one source of identity theft, scammers …

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