Identity Theft

How to prevent and recover from it!

How to prevent identity theft!

Be extremely protective of your PIN numbers, especially at ATMs. Try to memorize your PIN number, but if you have to write it down, don't write it on your ATM card or leave it in your wallet or purse.

Change ypour password often!

Refuse to give your credit card number or other personal information to an unsolicited caller.

How to recover from identity theft!

- After you file identity theft complaints with the FTC and your local law enforcement agencies, what's next? It's hard to know how to proceed. Your first instinct is to fight problems as they arise. But there's a better way.

- Understand Your Rights as an Identity Theft Victim

-Don't Get Complacent Once Your Identity is Repaired