e Woman sought for stealing $12,100 from bank account. By: ABC15.com Staff. May 2013 PHOENIX – Authorities are working to locate a woman in her mid-to-late 30s who is suspected of stealing thousands of dollars from a bank account at two Arizona banks. Silent Witness said a woman used a compromised California driver’s license to […]
June 2, 2013
May 6, 2013
e By: JoEllen Barton, SecurShred. May 2013 There are not many people that have not been affected by cancer these days. There is not a single day that does not go by that you do not hear about it and how it has affected lives. It is a horrible disease that will hopefully be cured […]
Last year, the number of incidents reached 1.8 million.
In 2010, a single bank account was used to receive 590 direct-deposit refunds totaling more than $900,000.
Fraudulent refunds cost all taxpayers billions of dollars.
April 30, 2013
e By: Susan Tompor. USA Today. April 6, 2013 Identity thieves thrive at tax time, but the IRS is cracking down. Last-minute tax filers used to just fear that they’d owe far more money than they could afford. Oh, for the good old days. Now, taxpayers also worry about what happens if their tax return […]
April 1, 2013
Don’t use social media to give personal information to people you don’t know
Check your credit reports every year
Immediately ask about any unexplained charges on your bills
The slapstick comedy Identity Thief has been a hit with movie-goers. But in real life, identity theft is no laughing matter.
Ask Angela Beasley of Miami. When the single mother tried to file her tax return last year, it was rejected by the IRS because someone else already had submitted a return with her Social Security number.