Category: Identity Theft
Protecting your personal information and financial account data is critical to avoid the hassle and expense of identity theft and credit card fraud. We help you understand the latest threats to your data security so you can shop smart and help prevent ID theft in your own life. Learn about current schemes to capture your data so you can take steps to protect your personal information. And if you do become a victim of identity theft, we also have articles that explain how to take action and fight back so you can minimize the out-of-pocket costs and time sink of dealing with fraud.
January 30th, 2017 | Meghan Stewart
Consolidated Credit offers 3 easy tips to help you avoid tax ID theft for Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week. Learn how to protect your SSN and your refund.
November 21st, 2016 | Meghan Stewart
The U.S. accounts for more than 1/3 of the total reported credit card fraud cases worldwide. Here’s what Americans can do to protect their identity.
September 26th, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
Cybercrime is on the rise again. Make sure you’re financial accounts and personal data are protected by following best practices for preventing ID theft.
May 27th, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
ID theft can be costly and it’s almost always a hassle to address when it happens. Consolidated Credit helps you avoid the pain of identity theft.
April 25th, 2016 | Meghan Stewart
Fraud may cause consumers to cut credit card use, particularly when it comes to shopping online, but there are ways to shop online without risking ID theft.
Credit Cards, Identity Theft
March 15th, 2016 | Meghan Stewart
Criminal identity theft charges have been brought against a San Diego jewelry store accused of illegally obtaining military service member MyPay PINs.
Identity Theft, Military
February 10th, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
Tax fraud scams are running rampant this year ahead of the 2015 income tax return filing deadline. Consolidated Credit offers four ways to stay safe.
January 18th, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
Consolidated Credits reviews the top financial scams of 2015 and offers some advice to consumers to avoid similar money fraud attempts in 2016.
November 18th, 2015 | Michael Koretzky
Holiday scams can put a damper on your good cheer this season. Consolidated Credit helps you avoid scams so you can have a happy, fraud-free holiday.
Holidays, Identity Theft
October 23rd, 2015 | Meghan Stewart
The latest BJS report on identity theft shows 7 out of every 100 Americans was a victim of ID theft in 2014. We help you protect your identity from fraud.