Did you know that there’s a new ID theft victim every 2 seconds?
The library recently hosted a workshop on how to preventing identity theft and fraud. Our presenter, Mike Savanelli, Sr. has been working in the credit and financial industry for over 40 years and has worked on numerous fraud cases throughout his career. He provided a handout that offers useful advice for protecting your identity.
The worksheet below includes:
- How to protect your Social Security number
- Review of the Equifax breach
- How to prevent your credit card information from getting into the wrong hands
- What to do if you become a victim
- Review of current scams.