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Aug 05, 2014, 06:00 ET
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New Illinois survey shows consumers feeling the pain of identity theft as data breach incidents have increased in frequency

A new online survey conducted for Experian's ProtectMyID® reveals that while many Illinoisans know some of the dos and...

Jun 18, 2014, 07:02 ET
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Vacation report: Travelers need more than sunscreen to protect themselves this summer

 The summer travel season is here with high expectations for fun and lasting memories, but vacations can turn into nightmares as travelers try...

Apr 22, 2014, 07:02 ET
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More than half of Utah residents either are identity theft victims or know someone affected by the crime

COSTA MESA, Calif., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- A new online survey conducted for Experian's ProtectMyID® reveals Utahns still are...

Mar 06, 2013, 06:00 ET

Identity theft on the rise this tax season

 The threat of identity theft this tax season leaves consumers with more to worry about than whether or not a tax return is in the mail....

Jun 01, 2011, 06:00 ET

Jennifer Leuer of Experian's ProtectMyID™ Joins Identity Theft Resource Center® Board of Directors

The Identity Theft Resource Center®, a nationally recognized organization dedicated to the understanding of identity theft and related issues,...

Mar 30, 2011, 06:00 ET

Will the Tax Time Crunch Leave Your Identity Vulnerable and Exposed?

As tax day approaches and personal financial information circulates at an increased rate, consumers may leave themselves vulnerable to identity...