Monthly Archive

June 2013

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 30 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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FS 116

ITRC Fact Sheet 116Collection Agencies and Identity Theft:How to Effectively Clear Identity Theft Accounts from Collection Agency Records This fact sheet is broken into four sections: General advi... read more..

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FS 115B

Fact Sheet 115B Child Using Parent’s Identity  It can be particularly traumatizing for a parent to discover their child abusing their identity.  Points to consider: Identity theft is a crime that ... read more..

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FS 115A

ITRC Fact Sheet 115AWhen a Spouse is the Identity Thief  Unfortunately the normal procedure for clearing your credit reports of fraudulent charges doesn’t apply if you’re currently married to the per... read more..

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FS 115

ITRC Fact Sheet 115 - When You Personally Know the Identity ThiefWhat are your options when you know the imposter?  This guide covers the following topics: Case Examples The Reality of the Situat... read more..

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FS 114

ITRC Fact Sheet 114The Identity Theft Evidence Trail What Is Available and How Might It Help Victims and Law Enforcement This guide includes: What Evidence Is Out There How This Information Fits... read more..

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FS 113

ITRC Fact Sheet 113Changing a Social Security Number The purpose of this fact sheet is to help you make an informed decision on whether you should you get a new Social Security Number (SSN) or if get... read more..

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FS 112

ITRC Fact Sheet 112 Enhancing Identity Theft Victim and Investigator Communications The goal of the following information is to enhance your working relationship with law enforcement and credit inve... read more..

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FS 111

ITRC Fact Sheet 111Victim Impact Statements This guide covers:  When to Use a Victim Impact Statement What NOT to Say in an Impact Statement What a Victim Impact Statement Accomplishes Recommen... read more..

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FS 110

ITRC Fact Sheet 110 Criminal Identity Theft: A Guide to the Crime   This guide includes: What is criminal identity theft? Organizing your case General steps to clear your name Frequently Asked... read more..

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FS 109

ITRC Fact Sheet 109 The Court Experience A majority of identity theft cases never make it to court. Victims whose cases do go to trial may find valuable information in the following document. Additio... read more..

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FS 108

ITRC Fact Sheet 108Overcoming the Emotional Impact This guide covers: The Moment of Discovery Starting the Healing Process Overcoming Feelings of Powerlessness Take Time for Yourself A Special... read more..

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FS 107

ITRC Fact Sheet 107Requests Victims May Make of the Court In an attempt to make you whole again: legally and financially This guide covers: Victim Assistance Programs Restitution Credit Report M... read more..

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FS 105

ITRC Fact Sheet 105 Effective Communications: Making Allies and Getting ResultsA Tool for Identity Theft Victims This guide covers the following topics: Strategize Making Allies Influencing Cha... read more..

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FS 104

 ITRC Fact Sheet 104My Wallet, Purse or PDA was Lost or Stolen - Now what? This guide covers the following: What was in your Wallet? What Other Information was in your Personal Digital Assistant?... read more..

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FS 103

ITRC Fact Sheet 103Online Shopping This fact sheet offers recommendations on how to make your online experiences safe and enjoyable. The following subjects will be addressed: Check the authenticit... read more..

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FS 102

ITRC Fact Sheet 102Consumer Risk Test:  Are the Businesses You Frequent Exposing You to Identity Theft? Do the businesses you frequent: Conduct a criminal or civil background check before hiring e... read more..

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FS 101

ITRC Fact Sheet 101 Are You at Risk for Identity Theft? DOCUMENT DISPOSAL: I own a cross-cut shredder and use it regularly. (+8pts) My shredder is near the trash can or in the office where most o... read more..

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FS 100A

ITRC Fact Sheet 100AMore Complex Cases:  A supplement to ITRC Fact Sheet 100 This guide covers: Someone Working Under Your Name Government Benefit Fraud IRS Issues Debt Collection Bankruptcy I... read more..

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Medical Identity Theft

The definition of medical identity theft is the fraudulent use of an individual’s personally identifiable information (PII), such as name, Social Security number, and/or medical insurance identity n read more..

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LF 100-1

ITRC Letter Form 100-1 Initial Victim of Identity Theft Statement and Fraudulent Account Information Request:to Credit Issuers and/or Merchants Send ITRC Letter Form LF 100-1 to the Credit Issuers o... read more..

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FS 106

ITRC Fact Sheet 106 Organizing Your Identity Theft Case  This guide discusses the sets of documents that each victim is recommended to keep: Official Case Log Restitution Items Court Notes Pers... read more..

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Document Catalogue

This catalogue contains a list of the most popular documents the ITRC has to offer.  This catalogue contains numerical lists of the most popular documents the ITRC has to offer, Fact Sheets (in-depth ... read more..

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Identity Theft Protection Tips While on Vacation

With all the already implied stresses of travel: Will your bags arrive at the correct airport? Will you make it to the train station on time? Will the hotel still have your reservation in their system... read more..

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ITRaC Newsletters

The ITRC's quarterly e-newsletter covers a wide range of topics including: What's New, latest scams, news releases, upcoming events and various articles about identity theft, legislative updates and read more..

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FAQs

IN THE WORKPLACE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Q: My health insurance provider insists on using my Social Security number (SSN) as my subscriber ID number. Is there a law that prohibits this? A: Give... read more..

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Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico The following government agencies can provide information about any state-specificidentity theft situation and/or help you with any state-specific fraud. Agency Reasons to C... read more..

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Alaska

State of Alaska The following state government agencies can provide information about any state-specific identity theft situations and/or help you clear any state-specific fraud.  Agency ... read more..

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District of Columbia

District of Columbia The following state government agencies can provide information about any state-specific identity theft situation and/or help you with any state-specific fraud. Agency ... read more..

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Federal Identity Theft Laws

Federal Government The following federal government agencies can provide information about any state-specific identity theft situation and/or help you with any state-specific fraud. Agency ... read more..

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Alabama

State of Alabama (AL) The following state government agencies can provide information about any state-specific identity theft situations and/or help you clear any state-specific fraud.  Agen... read more..

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