Early this morning while I was watching the news I saw a commercial for a credit reporting agency. It had a young man singing a song, lamenting that he was working in a restaurant because he had been a victim of identity theft. Not more than 20 minutes later there was another commercial by a company that promised to protect its customers against identity theft.
It is unfortunate, but one sad realty of living in today’s day and age is identity theft. And, this type of victimization is on the rise. (more…)