Each year, millions of Americans get lured by promises of prizes and unbeatable bargains only to get swindled into some of the county’s top identity-theft scams.
Identity theft can leave you with financial difficulties, mounds of paperwork and even fraudulent criminal charges. Protect your data to reduce your chances of becoming a victim.
Identity theft is terrible, no matter whom it happens to, but it seems even more offensive when it’s carried out against a child. Keep watch for these signs that your child has been the victim of identity theft.
The Federal Trade Commission reports that the occurrence rate for identity theft incidents is high, and it doesn’t look like that trend will change anytime soon.
Many Americans like to believe that identity theft won’t happen to them, but the staggering statistics from the Bureau of Justice Statistics prove otherwise.
3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at how you can turn your cards on and off remotely.
During the summer travel season, consumers rent more cars than ever. And at the checkout counter, you’re likely to be asked if you want to buy insurance.
If you are planning to rent a car on your summer vacation, should you get the rental car insurance they offer?
As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, you may not be covered the way that you think.
3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details on who may be affected and offers tips to stay secure.
The Philadelphia Police Department has identified three suspects wanted for several pick-pocketing incidents around the city.
The Upper Darby Police Department is offering a $1,500 reward for the arrest and conviction of three suspects wanted in connection with a burglary investigation.
The high-end retailer said Visa, MasterCard and Discover have found 2,400 Neiman Marcus and Last Call customer cards that were used fraudulently.
Airlines are falling behind when it comes to keeping flights on schedule, but fewer passengers are complaining. 3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan is here with that story and the rest of the day’s consumer news.
The data breach affecting tens of millions of holiday shoppers at Target is a stark reminder to businesses that information security must be a priority.