Individuals must protect their personal information and credit. The harm
caused by identity theft is long-lasting and costly. The attorneys at
Loan Lawyers can help anyone repair their credit. Here is the third part of an article
listing tips for avoiding identity theft:
*Keep your records and important documents in safe places. Personal documents should be kept in a safe or safe deposit box. Sensitive
documents should be shredded rather than thrown in the trash.
*Share personal information only under limited circumstances. Individuals should never give anyone personal information over the phone,
mail or internet. Stay off and immediately remove yourself from any promotional
lists such as junk mail and pre-approved credit card lists. Do not ever
feel obligated to answer personal questions if you do not trust the source
of the inquiries. Do not hesitate to verify information before sharing
any sensitive personal data or other information.
*Minimize the number of credit cards that you use and close all unused accounts. Contrary to some belief, keeping a large number of credit cards is never
a wise course of action. Only those which will actually be used should
be kept. Unused cards and accounts should be canceled. Organized records
of all credit cards and their billing cycle should be kept in a safe place.
The more credit accounts an individual has, the more data that has to
be protected and monitored.
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Loan Lawyers, our South Florida consumer rights and debt defense
attorneys help individuals with financial problems that cause hardship.
The experienced South Florida defense
attorneys at Loan Lawyers are here to explain and review your potential solutions for reorganizing
and repaying debts. To schedule a free consultation at any of our three
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