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  • Consumer Facts for Older Americans: Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

    Explains how to discover if you are a victim of identity theft and what to do about it. Content Detail

    National Consumer Law Center
  • How Can I Prevent Identity Theft?

    Millions of people each year become victims of identity theft. If your personal information—name, address, social security number—falls into the wrong hands, someone else may be able to obtain a credit card, secure a loan, file taxes, or transact other business in your name. Many people only find out that their identity has been stolen after a debt collector obtains a judgment against them and freezes their bank account. Be careful with your personal information and click for more tips. Content Detail

    Mobilization for Justice, Inc.
  • Prevent identity theft

    This article from FDIC explains how to avoid scams and improve your cybersecurity when you are using the internet for everything from shopping and communicating to banking and bill-paying. Content Detail

    Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
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    Spanish / Español

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