Data thefts at U.S. retailers, without any doubt, have gotten the attention of members of Congress. There is another push for a single federal law to protect customers from such breaches. Bu... Read more
According to a recent survey, it appears that one of every 14 Americans age 16 or older was a target or a victim of identity theft. This is a crime that imposes a heavy emotional toll on man... Read more
Identity Theft has become a most serious problem throughout the United States. A prime example of what can happen when a person’s identity is stolen involved a recent Alabama case. In that c... Read more
An identity protection company, ID Analytics, says a “belt of fraud” exists through the rural Southeast from Texas to Georgia. The other metro areas listed in a report as having the most ide... Read more
Online shoe seller Zappos.com says a hacker may have accessed the personal information of up to 24 million customers. The company says that customers’ credit card and payment information wer... Read more
An Arizona company that promised to protect consumers from identity theft has agreed to pay $12 million to settle false advertising claims brought by the Federal Trade Commission and 35 stat... Read more
It was reported last month that a computer hacker stole thousands of credit card numbers after breaching security at two U.S. grocery store chains owned by Belgium-based Delhaize Group SA. N... Read more
The Internal Revenue Service is warning people about the dangers of Internet “phishing” by criminals looking for confidential financial information. This tops the annual list of... Read more
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has reached an agreement with CVS Pharmacy Inc. that resolves the state’s April 2007 enforcement action against the nation’s largest retail pha... Read more
More than 160 million Americans would be able to learn their all-important credit scores at no charge — and with no strings attached — under a settlement by credit reporting gian... Read more
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