The White House has declared identity theft as the fastest growing crime in America. Identity theft can happen to anyone at any age, and it is of the utmost urgency to protect yourself and your loved ones from falling victim to this crime. The Federal Trade Commission has created a one stop shop resource at its updated IdentityTheft.gov for tips on how to protect yourself from identity theft, in addition to reporting the crime and restoring your identity with a personal recovery plan if you fall victim.
Be sure to familiarize yourself with other types of cyber security threats posted within this section and review resources to help prevent you and your family from becoming victimized.
A Parents' Guide to Cyber Security useful resources to help protect your family’s devices and networks.