What can a criminal do with your Social Security number?
A lot has been written lately, in the wake of the massive hack of the Equifax data base, about identity theft and how so many millions of Americans might now be at financial risk. We all know that having our identity stolen is a bad thing. But do we really understand what a criminal who gets our personal information, especially our Social Security number, can do with it? Probably not, which is why this article by Christine DiGangi, appearing at www.credit.com is recommended reading. Click here to read more.