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Identity theft is once again the nation’s biggest headache for consumers, topping the annual rankings of filed complaints to the Federal Trade Commission.
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The victims end up with hundreds or thousands of dollars of debt, making their situation even more desperate.
What can you do to prevent identity theft? Dealing with identity theft is not an issue of prevention, but rather an issue of containment.
Scammers claiming to be from Obamacare, the Do Not Call Registry, the police or your bank are tricking people into sharing personal information, leading to identity theft.
The new report likely doesn’t include those victimized by the massive data breaches at Target and other retailers.