In 2021, service-members, veterans, and military family members reported nearly 50,000 cases of identity theft to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
If you had the misfortune to have been erroneously flagged as a terrorist on your credit report, you need to read this.
Unauthorized withdrawals are often a sure sign of identity theft
New laws in Florida are designed to protect you from harassment by telemarketers, attempting to replace federal laws recently weakened by the Supreme Court.
While certainly no surprise to attorneys like us who deal with these agencies all the time, it's nice to see the government start to take notice.
It might not seem fair, but companies are now able to research your background to determine if you're moonlighting.
A relative newcomer on the judicial landscape, solar fraud cases are becoming more and more common.
The CFPB rightfully notes that the result of these issues is that many people find it difficult to find affordable housing, which can have life-altering implications.
Old debts and settled accounts are not supposed to show up on background and credit checks.
Thousands of Americans are being incorrectly reported as deceased every year by the Social Security Administration.