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3 Ways to Protect Your Kids From ID Theft After Data Breaches

ID Theft or Stolen Identity

When a widespread data breach happens, children are often the most at risk for identity theft. Their clean credit histories make them targets for identity thieves to steal information and open new lines of credit. After the Anthem data breach, millions of children in the U.S. had their personal information exposed, making them vulnerable to identity theft. As children are ... Read More »

    How Can We Get a Fraud Alert Removed From Our Credit Report? – Debra

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    “Dear Steve, Hello, we recently went for a mortgage after filing chapter 7 Bankruptcy about 7 years ago due to illness and job loss. We had lost a home 12 years prior to that when we filed bankruptcy and the last mortgage company (7 years ago) put a fraud alert on our credit report so now the mortgage co we ... Read More »

      Identity Theft Fraud Victims, Here’s Everything You Ever Need to Know to Fix the Mess


      If you are the victim of identity theft the last thing you want to worry about is what to do next. Thanks to the kind folks at the FTC here is a comprehensive guide on what to do if you discover you are a victim of identity theft. This step-by-step guide will make it extremely easy for you to take ... Read More »

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