Identity Theft Facts

Hardly a day goes by when there is not a story in the press or news about Identity Theft Facts. Identity Theft is one of the fastest growing crimes today.

Some of the recent news accounts involve a people like you and me who have lost some of their savings due to a cunning thief who has stolen their identity and compromised their bank account. Other stories talk about the “hacking” of data from various credit card companies who hold lots of information on their members.

The purpose of this site is to provide important information on the Facts regarding Identity Theft for you to review.

In this section of articles has put together a comprehensive list of “facts” so that you can familiarize yourself with key information on Identity Theft.

Here are some of the key topics we will review:

 Identity Theft Definition

 Identity Theft What is it?

 Identity Theft What do they do with it

 Identity Theft Risk Quiz

 Identity Theft Stats

 History of Identity Theft

 Identity Theft Information

Listed below are links to specific pages that will explain these in greater depth.

Identity Theft Definition comprehensive definition of what Identity Theft is and a Glossary of Common Identity Theft Terms.

Identity Theft What is it?- - what is identity theft?

Identity Theft What do they do with it- list of what identity thieves do with personal information

Identity Theft Risk Quiz - quick easy quiz that helps you determine your Identity Theft risk.

Identity Theft Stats - summary of national level data on the impact of Identity Theft.

History of Identity Theft - a historical look at Identity Theft and the past trend.

Identity Theft Information – what key information do you need to know and take action on.

These articles will help to explain the importance of understanding all of the Identity Theft Facts and the reason for taking the proper precaution to guard your Identity.

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