We’ve seen that identity theft can have far-reaching consequences. You could lose access to your financial account or find yourself with a surprise lien on your house. You might even end up under arrest.
What can you do to head off these alarming eventualities? Here are some simple tips that can help you stay ahead of the thieves.
None of these will guarantee your safety against a thief who has targeted you personally, but most criminals go after the low-hanging fruit—those who fail to protect themselves. These ten tips can help make sure you, and your identity, aren’t easy pickings….