How to Avoid Holiday Identity Theft: What You Need to Know

No identity theft for holidays | How to Avoid Holiday Identity Theft: What You Need to Know

While you may know the basics on avoiding identity theft (not giving your social security number to just anybody, safeguarding your birth certificate, hiding your PIN number when you use an ATM), there is so much more to think about during the holiday season. Since it’s such a busy time (and a time that many of us do more shopping, traveling and the like), it only makes sense that identity theft rates soar this time of the year. However, if you’re proactive, you can avoid becoming a victim. Here are a few things that you need to know – and to share with those you love:

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