Threat Brief: Your Child Could Be The Next Victim of Identity Theft

Posted by Alexa Villanueva on Tue, May 01, 2018
In 2017, over one million children’s records were stolen, study shows

Child identity theft is a crime that occurs when a person uses the information of a minor in order to commit fraud. There’s a number of reasons why children’s information is attractive for thieves. Mostly because a children’s credit report is clean, which allows thieves to use it for financial purposes and the crime can go unnoticed over a long period of time until it’s too late.

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Topics: Identity Theft, identity theft prevention, threat brief, child identity theft

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