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The Average Age of a Child Identity Theft Victim is 12 Years Old

Identity thieves are always on the prowl. And when it comes to identity theft, children are not off limits. What are the telltale signs that your child’s identity may have been stolen and what can you do to fix and reclaim it? Read on for the details.

Following the devastating flood of Hurricane Harvey, we explain how to help Houston flood victims
How To Help Houston After Harvey
After the devastating floods following Hurricane Harvey's Category 4 landfall in Texas, we explain how to help Houston flood victims while avoiding scams.
How to Spot an IRS Impersonation Scheme

By Tom Vastardis Consumers should protect themselves against online identity theft and other scams that increase after the filing season. Such scams may appropriate the name, logo or other appurtenances of the IRS or U.S. Department of the Treasury to mislead taxpayers into believing that the scam is legitimate. Scams involving the impersonation of the […]