"I felt violated. I felt angry. I felt frustrated."

Sue's story involves a stolen checkbook and canceling all of her accounts.

"How can I Prevent Identity Theft?"

Hear From Experts: Learn what you can do today to help protect your identity

"What is Identity Theft?"

Hear From Experts: Learn the basics of identity theft and how it can impact your life

"What is Child Identity Theft?"

Hear From Experts: Learn how children's identities are being stolen, and how you may not see it coming

More Than 300,000 Files Exposed in University of Maryland Data Breach

Personal information belonging to more than 300,000 students, faculty, and staff from the University of Maryland was compromised in late February by what the university has called a...

Do I Have to Give Out My Social Security Number?

Social Security numbers are like winning lottery tickets for identity thieves. With these numbers, thieves may create new accounts, file phony tax returns, take jobs under a false identity, or...

Risk Assessment Quiz

Learn what activities could lead to your online identity being compromised.