Weekly Security Tip – 07/05/18


This week’s topic: Synthetic Identity Theft

A new form of identity theft is threatening our hard-earned money; and this time, it may be more difficult to detect. In this new twist on ID theft, criminals are taking pieces of data from multiple sources to create a brand new identity.

In this week’s security tip, learn about this new version of identity theft and how to keep your information safe.



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Quick Tips

  • Parents should be aware that their children’s information could be used for identity theft.
  • If you notice suspicious activity on your child’s credit report, do not hesitate to freeze their account.



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