You could spend a good chunk of your free time each week brushing up on the ways criminals are trying to steal your information and you still wouldn’t be aware of all the devious tricks they are using. Instead of worrying yourself silly over identity theft, focus your energy on learning about how it happens, how to prevent it, and how to recover from it should you need to. The resources in this toolkit are designed to help you gain the knowledge and skills you will need to make your information safer.

Learn the Tactics Thieves Use

Put Up Your Defenses

Avoiding Identity Theft: Secure Your Belongings in Public

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Respond to Potential Threats or Theft

Identity Theft: A Survivor's Guide

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Fight Fraud With a Credit File Freeze

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Monitor Your Accounts

The FACT Act: Your Protection Against Identity Theft

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