These Thieves Don’t Want Your Entire ID; Just A Piece Of It

If people weren’t worried enough about protecting their identities, now comes “synthetic identity fraud,” the Frankenstein monster of ID theft where crooks cobble together bits and pieces of different people’s identities to pull off their crimes. “One example of how it works is when a thief will take your Social Security number and blend it with someone else’s address and a fake name to create a…

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