A victim of identity theft often suffers for years after the incident, but many still view a stolen credit card, a hacked email, or a virus-ridden computer as a one-off incident. What’s even less understood is how banks, the government, and law enforcement treat identity theft, whether you were negligent or not. […]
Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Office of Statewide Prosecution today announced the conviction of a Palm Beach County man for public assistance fraud and identity theft. […]
In the wake of several high-profile data breaches, consumers are concerned about the possibility of their personal and financial information landing in the wrong hands. […]
Severe weather and historic flooding have left people in many parts of the U.S. battling to save lives, homes and businesses.
Once identity thieves have your personal information, they can drain your bank account, run up charges on your credit cards, open new utility accounts, or get medical treatment on your health insurance. […]
It’s been a year of weather woes, with South Carolina being the latest victim – and you can be sure it’s only a matter of time before scammers come calling to wreak a different type of devastation. […]