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Identity theft happens when someone uses your personal identifying information to pretend to be you. This can occur in a number of ways and for a variety of reasons. If you have been the victim of identity theft you will likely have to pull your credit, dispute fraudulent activity, prove you have not opened accounts or incu
This article provides information on what criminal identity theft is and other information pertaining to this topic. This article was provided by The Identity Theft Resource Center.
This article tells you that the ways to defend yourself against identity theft. This article was written by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
This article contains answers to common questions about Identity Theft. This article was written by Advocates for Victims of Crime at the Texas Legal Services Center.
This article tells the various ways you could be directly affected if a thief takes your name as their health information. Specifically, it shows how to detect medical identity theft, correcting mistakes in your medical record and more. This article was written by the Federal Trade Commission.
This article tells you about identity theft, including steps you can take if you are dealing with identity theft. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
This article provides information on what steps to take if you’ve been a victim of tax related identity theft. This article was provided by the Federal Trade Commission.