ID Theft Needs Little Fuel to Fan The Flames. Or Does It?

Sraeel, Holly
March 2007
Bank Technology News;Mar2007, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p7
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the problem with identity fraud in the U.S. She argues that everyone believes that identity fraud is a serious problem, and any findings illustrating a decline of identity fraud will excite a new round of debates. She suggests that having a research on identity fraud and other related subjects will lead to best practices in resolving the problem. An overview of the findings which illustrate the decline of identity fraud is also offered.


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