The Changing Face of Identity Theft
By Lanny Britnell
February 18, 2008
Identity theft is rampant resulting in millions of dollars of damage each year in the United States. Over the last few years, the face of identity theft has changed. Unfortunately, consumers do not realize this change primarily due to the advertising of credit bureaus, some ID theft service companies and lack of news. ID thieves are the one group that understands the changing faces of identity theft. Yet, what can a person do to prevent ID theft when it is misunderstood and changing?