|Protecting Your Identity|
Event Type: Adult Program|
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Identity theft has been the top consumer complaint to the Federal Trade Commission for the past twelve years in a row. In 2011, identity fraud increased by 13 percent. Did you know that children may be 51 times more likely than adults to have their identity stolen? Learn how to protect yourself from one of the fastest growing crimes in America.
Jim Graf of LegalShield will explain the five types of identity theft and the steps you can take to minimize or avoid becoming a victim. Topics will include monitoring, restoration for victims, Internet scams and safety, debit and credit card security, and obtaining a totally free credit report from all three bureaus.
Ages 16 and up. Registration requested.
Location: Combined Room (Discovery & Horizon)
Contact: Amanda Gardner
Contact Number: 630-344-6108
Presenter: Jim Graf, LegalShield