ID Theft

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3 On Your Side: Getting Your FREE Credit Report

It seems with each new year, incidents of identity theft rise. You can become a victim at any age, even children can be targets. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has information to protect you and your family.


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3 On Your Side: Holiday Travel ID Theft

As 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan reminds us, taking a few simple steps before, during and after your trip can protect your personal and financial information from identity thieves.


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What To Do If Your Identity Is Stolen

What’s the first thing you should do if you find that you’re the victim of identity theft? And then what?


New Facebook ‘Timeline’ Feature Raises Privacy Concerns

For now it’s optional, but eventually all member profiles will change to a “timeline” format, similar to a digital scrapbook.


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Montgomery County Officials Get Lessons In Fighting High-Tech ID Thefts

During this summit in Cohshohocken, they were also hearing about an emerging technology that’s enabling the equivalent of high-tech pickpocketing.