ID theft is growing. But who are the real criminals–petty thieves or large corporations? Like millions of others, Ramona found out the hard way.
Don’t email banking information to Nigerians promising you $10 million in lottery winnings. Don’t give your credit card numbers to strangers on the phone. Shred documents before recycling.
As identity theft increases, we get such tips almost daily from helpful media, credit card companies and police.
They’re good tips. Unfortunately, we’re rarely informed about the biggest security threats: irresponsible corporations, porous legislation, and non-existent law enforcement.