Category Archives: ID Theft

Beware: Thieves can use a post office service to hijack your mail for your identity   A new post office program that sends you a morning email with photos of your coming day’s mail delivery – a free service I previously touted as a great way to prevent identity theft – can actually lead … Continue reading

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How the dark web makes identity theft easier

Doug Shadel with Neil Wertheimer 20-25 minutes Greg Reid, Prop Stylist: Brian Byrne/AARP BRETT JOHNSON IS AN IMPOSING and charismatic ex-con whom the U.S. Secret Service once dubbed the “Original Internet Godfather.” His criminal masterstroke? Creating “Shadowcrew,” one of the first online … Continue reading

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