Legal Notice

The following notices apply to all pages and documents provided by the Identity Theft Resource Center, both on our website, and any email and/or documents provided in our daily work with victims and others who request information from us.

Thank you for visiting the web site and reviewing our Use Policy. You should also be aware that the Identity Theft Resource Center has a Privacy Policy, also available on this web site. By visiting this web site, you are accepting the policies and practices described in this Notice.   Please note that this Use Policy is subject to change without notice, and that it reflects current policies of the Identity Theft Resource Center.

Legal Advice Disclaimer:  The Identity Theft Resource Center does not give legal advice, nor are we attorneys.  Advice or information from the Identity Theft Resource Center, regardless of method given, should not be used in lieu of legal advice, representation, or counsel

Copyright and Trademark Limitations:  The Identity Theft Resource has made the content of these pages available to the public and anyone may view or copy the information found here for their own personal use without obligation to the Identity Theft Resource Center.  However, all materials that are the product of the Identity Theft Resource Center are Copyrighted © and/or Trademarked ®, and all rights are reserved.  This means, if you wish to use the materials for anything other than your own personal use, you must contact the Identity Theft Resource Center for permission to use the materials.  If the use of the Identity Theft Resource Center materials is “for profit” in any way, you must have the written consent of the Identity Theft Resource Center.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. may be used to request “other than personal use” of the materials. 

Information Disclaimer:  The Identity Theft Resource Center makes great effort to provide accurate and complete information on this website.  Updating information is both time intensive and expensive.  Note that the ITRC does its best to keep information up to date.  However, portions of the information contained in this site may be incorrect or not current.  Any errors or omissions should be reported for investigation.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. may be used to report any discrepancies.

Identity Theft Resource Center, and its officers, employees or agents, shall not be liable for damages or losses of any kind arising out of, or in connection with, the use or performance of information, including but not limited to, damages or losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy or timeliness of any such information, or damages incurred from the viewing, distributing, or copying of those materials.

The materials and information provided on this website are provided "as is."  No warranty of any kind, implied, expressed, or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and freedom from computer virus, is given with respect to the contents of this web site or its hyperlinks to other Internet resources.

Links to Other Sites:  The Identity Theft Resource Center website and materials may contain hypertext or links to other internet computer sites, which are not owned, operated, controlled or reviewed by the Identity Theft Resource Center. These links are provided solely as a courtesy and convenience to you, the visitor. 
The Identity Theft Resource Center, and its officers or employees, exercise no control over the organizations, views, accuracy, copyright or trademark, compliance or the legality of the material contained on those servers, and do not sponsor, endorse, or approve the information, content, proceeds, materials, opinions or services contained on such external sites. The visitor proceeds to those external sites at their own risk.  The Identity Theft Resource Center specifically disclaims any and all liability from damages, which may result from the accessing of a third-party site, which is linked to the Identity Theft Resource Center website, or from reliance upon only such information.

System Intrusion:  All Identity Theft Resource Center computer systems are subject to monitoring at all times to assure proper functioning of the systems, to provide security for the computer system's operation and information contained therein, to prevent unauthorized use, and to deter and investigate violations of law.  There is no reasonable expectation of privacy in the use of this website.


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