Your Driver License Data Can Lead Collectors to Your Door

An investigation by Motherboard has published details on how state Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) offices are selling data that is of a benefit to private investigators, collectors, and skiptracers who are looking for people. I think many would assume the data you give to your state government DMV is secure but apparently it is … Read more

Do You Owe Money? Then the Web is Not a Safe Place For You to Be

I was researching another story when I came across this banner advertisement aimed at collectors for a service called CLEAR by Thompson Reuters, the same folks that own the news service. The advertisement said “Find the Debtor. Recover the Debt. CLEAR with cell phone listings & new numbers.” It was the cell phone comment that … Read more