Tax-Related Identity Theft: What To Do If You've Been HackedTuesday is the deadline to file your taxes. Unfortunately, thousands will try to file only to find their identities have been hacked.
Lansdale Man Accused Of Using Identity Of Deceased Baby For DecadesThe mother of an infant who died in Fort Worth, Texas 45-years ago says they were "surprised and suspicious" that someone had assumed his name for more than 20 years.
Woman Looking Up Family Tree Discovers Man Has Been Using Dead Baby’s Identity For DecadesAuthorities got involved after a relative of the deceased used Ancestry.com to put her family tree together.
3 On Your Side: Thieves Wiping Out Bank Accounts Using TelephonesA look at how thieves are wiping out bank accounts using nothing more than a telephone.
3 On Your Side: Identity Theft - We'd Rather Be NakedThere have been hundreds of data breaches this year - exposing the personal information for millions of Americans. Even so, many people still don't take the necessary steps to protect themselves. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds that there is a sharp contrast between what consumers say versus what they do when it involves safeguarding their personal information.
Even With House Sitter Home May Be At RiskWhat should you consider when you hire a house sitter or ask a neighbor to look after your property?
Bill Guard AppIdentity protection is more important than ever these days, second only to budgeting. And the Bill Guard app can help you with both.
Travel Tips: How To Protect Your Identity On VacationYou’ve spent months planning your hotel stay and travel itinerary, but if you didn’t plan to protect your identity while on vacation, your dream retreat can quickly turn into a travel nightmare.
Expert Advice For Protecting Yourself From Overseas HackersProtect yourself from overseas hackers with these three tips to guard you against the most common scams.
Medical Identify Theft: How To Correct Errors In Your Medical RecordsPrevent medical identity theft by learning how to detect, correct and protect your medical records with these simple steps.
Be Prepared: Steps To Take Immediately After Your Wallet Is StolenWhile no one plans to have their wallet to go missing, there are three critical steps you can take immediately after your wallet is lost or stolen to protect yourself from identity thieves.
Elderly Identify Theft: Why Older Americans Are Becoming A Growing TargetIn 2013, there were 16,993 reported instances of identity theft crimes that were committed against people 70 years and older.
Tax-Related Identity Theft: The Importance Of Protecting Your Social Security NumberWith your social security number, criminals can open accounts in your name, potentially leaving you stuck with fraudulent charges.
Data Breaches: Expert Tips For Protecting Small BusinessesA data breach can be devastating to a small business. Protect yourself, so security issues don't take your company under.
Philadelphia Identity Theft Ringleader Sentenced To More Than 230 Months In PrisonA Philadelphia man has been sentenced to 232 months in prison for aggravated identity theft, bank fraud, access device fraud, counterfeit currency fraud and conspiracy.