Veteran’s are at high risk for identity theft, and have more to lose. It is important for veteran’s to carefully monitor their credit report, social security benefits and veterans benefit information to determine if their identity is being used in any manner, from illegally obtaining credit or medical care to attending a college.
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 are getting more creative.”
Dumpster diving is #1?