Beware of it
Another person that could be anyone pretends to be you and can open new accounts and such and cost you thousands.
Who does this scam target?
Who will be hurt?
The person targeted
What is the economic impact?
The person can lose everything all money everywhere.
Do you think this can affect an average person?
Yes i do because all they need to know is your name and some other things about you such as maybe your S.S.
What makes this believable?
You may not remember some purchases so you may just ignore it.
How often does this happen?
There are over 15 million cases a year
How can you stop identity theft?
Constantly check your bank statements and be careful with who you share your information with.