Indentity Theft Information

How to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft!

What are ways people steal information?

From your social networking sites

From information your business has about you online

Credit Cards

Recieipts

Phone numbers

Information you give out to people you meet

If they steal your wallet/purse

Debit Cards

Flyers you get in the mail



How to protect yourself?

  • You can protect yourself by keeping your social networking sites on private
  • Shredding receipts or anything you get in the mail
  • Be careful about what you put on social networking cites
  • Keep your purse/wallet in your possession



Frequently Asked Questions

What do you do if your identity has been stolen?

--Call all your credit and debit card companies and tell them to disable the card or contact the police.

What is identity theft?

--Identity theft is when someone steals your information to gain money or other things from that person.


I got my information from the website http://www.ftc.gov/

I hope this information helped you learn more about identity theft! ELIZABETH STANLEY