Every time you turn on the television, it seems there is a new case in which a major company’s computer systems has been hacked, and people’s personal information becomes compromised. Identity theft cases have been steadily increasing over the years, like at no other time in our history.
We’ve personally have had to deal with identity theft over 15 times! Anyone who has had their identity stolen, knows that it is an absolute nightmare. Whether you want to learn how to prevent identity theft from happening to you, or you want to learn what steps to take if it happens to you, then tune in to this episode of The His & Her Money Show.
Today we speak with Becky Frost, from Experian’s ProtectMyID.com. Protect my ID is an identity theft protection service backed by Experian, a trusted name in the finance industry. Becky Frost is the Senior Manager of PR and Consumer Education for Experian Consumer Services, and she talks us through everything that you need to know to protect yourself from identity theft.
What You Will Learn In This Episode
- What exactly identity theft entails.
- How ID thieves get a hold of your information.
- Measures that you can put into place in order to avoid being an identity theft victim.
- Steps to take if you become a victim of identity theft.
Resources Mentioned In This Episode
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