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Identity theft or the plague of modern society
There is a modern plague affecting millions of Americans each year - identity theft ! Personal information is easier to obtain than ever, and many fall victims to ID theft, the best solution often being the use of paper shredders. Learn how to prevent your identity from being stolen and abused. Protecting yourself from identity fraud.
Your identity is extremely valuable. You need it to prove who you are
for various purposes in your day-to-day life, such as opening a bank
account, obtaining a loan, getting a credit card, purchasing goods or
services, applying for a passport or driving licence. How To Protect Yourself From Identity Theft
Find out what you need to do to prevent identity theft from happening to you. It's almost common sense but you need to know how it can happen and what you can do to decrease your risk of becoming a victim. Identity Theft and Credit Cards
Consumers worry needlessly when it comes to identity theft and their credit cards. Sure, there is a chance that your credit card could be misused, but you can take the steps necessary to protect your credit card from identity thieves. Read on and we shall explore some helpful tips to protect your plastic every time that you use it. Avoiding Credit Card Scams
Although many credit card companies are perfectly honest, there are also many dishonest ones who want to rip you off. If you are unaware of the ways in which you can be conned or misled then you could end up losing a lot of money. Avoiding Credit Card Fraud
Credit card fraud is becoming more and more of a problem, and if you are not careful then you could lose money to fraudsters. If you are worried about fraud but are unsure how you can protect yourself and your credit cards, then this article could help you. Protect Your Credit Card
In addition to protecting your credit rating, it is also important to protect the physical credit card itself. Identity theft has become a problem that costs consumers and companies billions of dollars each year. 5 Basic Credit Card Safety Tips
Although they can be painful at times, life today without the ease of a credit card is no longer a reality. So, if you think you want a credit card, here are some essential factors you'll need to consider when applying for a credit card. Credit Card Fraud Prevention
Globally credit card fraud costs card issuers billions of dollars a year in fraudulent use of their cards. Some of this loss is passed back to retailers who failed to comply with the normal processing method for the card. The Rise Of Credit Card Identity Theft
Personal identity theft is a huge runaway business made even easier with advances in computer technology. So far as credit cards are concerned, personal identity theft is now costing card issuer billions of dollars a year.