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Medical identity theft startling stats

Jennifer Leuer from Protect my worked with Ponemon Institute and found some starling statistics around medical identity theft. I was shocked to discover the average cost to victims is $20,000.00 while the average bank identity theft cost is $5,000. … continue reading

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Identity theft and cybercrime statistics in picture graphs

Fraud continues to rise in 2009, with Javelin’s finding show there are more victims than in any period since the survey began in 2003. The Javelin 2010 Identity Fraud Survey Report provides a detailed, comprehensive analysis in order to help … continue reading

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2010 Census to begin proceed with caution

With the U.S. Census process beginning, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) has advice so people can avoid becoming a victim of fraud or identity theft. U.S. Census workers have begun verifying the addresses of every household across the country. Eventually, … continue reading

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