Posted on February 5th, 2011 No comments
The Better Business Bureau is asking local residents to be more careful about placing their age, birthday or other information on Facebook. They warn that users of the popular social networking site could become victims of identity theft. The Metro Atlanta Better Business Bureau says identity thieves can guess the social security numbers of Facebook users with very little information.
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WABE: Better Business Bureau Warns of Identity Theft on Facebook (2011-02-02)
Posted on December 8th, 2010 No comments
While technology has helped make our homes safer, it has also helped to make us much more vulnerable to identity theft. Over 9 MILLION Americans become victims of identity theft every year. That means that every 13 seconds someone has their identity stolen
Posted on December 2nd, 2010 No comments
Even the financially savvy can become victims of identity theft.
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