2018 August

20 Aug: What is identity theft and what are its repercussions?

  If you think you’re immune identity theft, let me set things straight. There have been almost 17 million cases reported in 2017. And I’m not talking about the whole world. Only the US. Moreover, the alarming part is that the number of reported cases has been steadily on the rise since 2014. Every year these fraudsters are scamming consumers of billions of dollars. But, it’s not just the consumers who are at risk. Rather, identity theft poses a far greater threat to businesses. And so, we’ve decided to shed some light on identity theft.   How common is Identity…