Identity theft strikes a new victim every two seconds and is one of America's fastest growing crimes. In 2013 more than 13.1 million Americans were victims of identity that cost them more than $18 billion - or an average of over $1,300 each. Identity theft and fraud can damage your credit and cost you thousands of dollars and many hours to fix.
There are many ways you use sensitive information every day. How do thieves get your information? How can you tell if you are a victim of Identity Theft?
This workshop will give you 9 tips on how to avoid Identity Theft including computer safety; travel medical, and social media safety; scams to avoid; and password protection techniques.
For more information or to make a reservation, call 607-664-2300.
Southeast Steuben County Library
300 Nasser Civic Center Plaza
Corning, New York 14830