Understanding the Basics of Identity Theft

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The U.S. Department of Justice defines identity theft as a criminal offense that involves someone wrongfully obtaining and using someone else's data for monetary gain through fraudulent and deceptive means. Criminals typically steal data through ways such as shoulder surfing, retrieving discarded documents, and phishing. In 2020 alone, Americans Read More

Cars & Identity Theft: A 21st Century Problem

Cars & Identity Theft: A 21st Century Problem

How your car could open you up to identity theft in the coming years. In the next five years, two out of five new vehicles sold around the globe will give their drivers the ability to make purchases from the driver’s seat. Ford has already implemented a feature that lets drivers order Domino’s Pizza, and some GM vehicles give you the capability to Read More