Child Identity TheftOctober 22, 2007
Not only do we need to worry about our own identity being stolen, but also of the little ones we love. Children’s social security numbers are now sometimes being stolen for the sheer fact that the activity on the number is not monitored. Once the numbers are used for credit cards, the child could be racking up debt without anyone being the wiser until the child is old enough to apply for a credit card themselves. The scariest issue of all is that more likely than not, a family member is the culprit. Learn more here.