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E060 Preventing Identity Theft

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Sneak Peek
The Federal Trade Commission estimates that 9 million Americans will fall victim to identity theft this year alone. Having your personal identification stolen can wreak havoc on your life. According to a 2005 FTC survey, 10% of identity theft victims spent at least 55 hours resolving their problems.

The best defense against identity theft is prevention. Taking a few simple measures today can save you from credit damage and paperwork hassles for years to come. Monitor your bills and credit card statements: Missing bills, unfamiliar account statements, or unexplained denials of credit are often the first warning sign that someone is using your personal identification in a fraudulent manner. . . 

When To Use
Keeping personal information secure. Monitoring credit properly; shredding and protecting; guarding your SSN; responding to mail and e-mail solicitations; password problems; credit bureaus; responding to suspicious activity.

How to Use
Waiting rooms, seminars.

Features: Downloadable; editable, reproducible, web-usable with password; amendable; "brand-able" with your logo/program information, if desired; Comes with PDF, MS Word with Graphics; MS Publisher with Graphics.

Note: (Each tip sheet includes PDF, MS Word, and MS Publisher files)