Your credit report is a big deal! If it contains errors or reflects poorly on your financial history, this can ruin your chances with loan applications, job offers, house purchases, and other important life decisions
Hackers have technical superpowers and a mind that never stops solving puzzles, don’t be surprised by the many ways they can hack you, but be alert. This is an excerpt from an IDShield blog article dated 4/11/2023.
Typically, cybercriminals hack your Facebook account to access your personal information, which they use to steal your identity. Cyber villains enjoy hacking Facebook accounts to spread spam.
This all happened because someone stole my driver’s license info; think about all the places we write that number down …. when we get jobs, apartments, at hotels, anywhere?! People need these services!”
Identity theft is much more than just credit! For instance, someone gets a job using your information. They don’t withhold enough in taxes or they use your 4-year-old’s social security number. You file your tax return and IRS says you still owe money for that job they think you or your child has.