Here’s What You Need to Do When Identity Crime Strikes
From a single fraudulent transaction to complex identity theft, identity crime can cause confusion and incite panic and fear – especially when it happens to you.
Identity crime is often a result of multiple factors collectively working together: the exposure and misuse, then theft of personal and financial data. In fact, only two data points are needed for identity thieves to commit synthetic identity theft – a type of identity crime that doesn’t require your entire identity.
Today’s connected world calls for us to better understand the three key areas of identity crime with tips to help address threats within each.