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Preventing Identity Theft: A Guide for Consumers
This publication provides a definition of identity theft, facts and figures reflecting the increase of identity theft in the U.S., tips for identity theft detection and prevention, resources for reporting identity theft, ...
Hail to the Thief: Linguistic Agency Increases the Persuasive Power of Consumer Education Materials about Identity Theft
Identity Theft: #1 Complaint 15 Consecutive Years
This report presents a review of identity theft data provided in the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)'s 2014 Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book. The authors pay special attention to the states where the volume of complaints ...
The "Identity Literacy" Scale: A Preliminary Report
This publication reports the preliminary results of validation of an instrument to measure consumers' beliefs about identity theft and the impact of educational materials on their belief, attitudes, and behaviors
Identity Theft Penalty Enhancement Act of 2004 (Public Law 108-275)
Identity Theft Enforcement and Restitution Act of 2008
Oregon Consumer Identity Theft Protection Act (SB 583) Safeguard Best Practices
After the FACT Act: What States Can Still Do to Prevent Identity Theft
This report offers guidance on what state laws can be enacted and enforced after the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (FACT), which made significant changes and additions to the federal Fair Credit Reporting ...
Victims of Identity Theft, 2014 - Bulletin
Presents a detailed look at victims of identity theft statistics for 2014. This report uses data from the 2014 Identity Theft Supplement (ITS) to the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS). From January to June 2014, ...