Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft By: karlee shatswell

Make sure all your personal information is secured away!

It can take months and years to recover all the damage done to your credit once your identity is stolen.

Take a look at how easy it can be to find out information on an individual person.

Make sure you know who is really behind the screen.

Be sure you know who you're talking to over the phone. Don't give out personal information!!

Most ID thieves have skimmers; making it easier for them to steal your identity within seconds

Identity Theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States today. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) estimates that as many as 9 million Americans have had their identities stolen each year.

Please call the following numbers if you suspect your identity has been stolen:

Equifax: 1-800-525-6285

Experian: 1-888-397-3742

TransUnion: 1-800-680-7289

Credit Bureau Information

Credits:

Created with images by cafecredit - "Identity Theft" • Damian Gadal - "Data Man" • Don Hankins - "Identity Theft" • cafecredit - "Hacker Gaining Access" • Tony Webster - "Anthem Breach Notification"

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