December 9th, 2005

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Borrowed from shelllynn's journal.

From the Dallas Morning News: Identity thieves are getting more creative every day:

"Are you getting excited about the upcoming holiday season? So are identity thieves. "There's more money flowing around, and there's a lot less time for proper due diligence and a proper sense of awareness," said Jack Vonder Heide, an identity theft expert and president of Technology Briefing Centers Inc. in Oak Brook, Ill. He'll be in Dallas on Thursday to speak to clients and prospective clients of wealth management firm U.S. Trust Corp. on how to protect your identity. Read up on these latest schemes so you can be on guard during the holidays. Some are new, while others intensify during this time of the year. You might even clip this list and carry it around with your holiday shopping list.

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