Today, Javelin Strategy & Research issued their 2017 Identity Fraud Study. Identity fraud is at an all-time high with 15.4 million US victims in 2016, up 16 percent from the previous year. That’s a lot of fraud victims, especially when you consider what individuals face when they experience this kind of crime. Many people don’t find out about fraud committed in their name until they find a new credit card statement in the mail or start receiving calls from collections agencies.
We put together this video as a reminder for our LifeLock colleagues and realized it made good sense to share these identity theft protection tips with you!