Protect yourself now from Identity (ID) Theft and Fraud
What is Identity theft? It is when someone uses your personal information without your permission for fraudulent purposes. Most of us don't take basic steps to protect ourselves from identity theft. In this section we will explore what Identity theft is, basic steps to protect yourself and products available to help you. CIFAS - the UK's Fraud Prevention Service, has stated, nearly 80,000 instances of identity fraud were identified by CIFAS Members in the first 9 months of 2010 - an increase of 9.68% from the same period in 2009.