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Steps to Take after Wallet is Stolen

I had my wallet stolen. My entire life was in my wallet including...

Audio: Checking Your Report for Identity Theft

Need to look over your credit report to patrol for some identity theft concerns?...

A Not-So-Clean Bill of Health: Medical Identity Theft on the Rise

Kem Washington joins to share more about the dangers medical identity theft can pose....

What Grace Periods Mean For Identity Theft

Financial blogger Ash Cash joins to share some notes from the other side: how...

Protecting Yourself from Tax Time Identity Theft

Anabel Marquez of the IRS joins to share the new tricks and old ways...

Potential Signs of Fraud at Tax Time

Whether you were an early bird this year and filed as soon as you...

Audio: Avoiding Sweetheart Scammers

In the days before Valentine’s Day, love is in full bloom for many. But...

Credit Monitoring and Fraud Protection

I want fraud protection, but I also want to know my FICO score...

Audio: Fighting Holiday Identity Theft

Fighting fraudsters is probably one of the furthest things from your mind while decking...

Secret Santa with Smarts: Fighting Holiday Scams

The holidays are a time of year to open your heart. Just make sure...

Video: Should I Tell the Police about Identity Theft?

If you’ve recently become a victim of identity theft, you might be wondering who...

What Should I Do If I’m the Victim of Identity Theft?

Discovering that you’re the latest victim of identity theft is disheartening news. Whether your...