UNDER ARMOUR DATA BREACH AFFECTS 150 MILLION CONSUMERS

Under Armour announced massive data breach, which affects 150 million consumers. Have you been a victim of identity theft? Contact us for a free case review.

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T MOBILE DATA BREACH & EXPERIAN DATA BREACH HACK

T Mobile customers applying for accounts between 2013 and 2015 may be at risk for identity theft.  Over 15 million consumers may be at risk for identity theft because hackers acquired the personal identifying information  of millions of consumers. Have you applied for an account with T Mobile between 2013 and 2015?  If you have, … Continue reading T MOBILE DATA BREACH & EXPERIAN DATA BREACH HACK

ID THEFT NEWS – WEEKLY UPDATE

Fair Credit Reporting Act Lawyers Help Identity Theft Victims Over 12 million people an identity theft victim every year.  Our firm represents victims of identity theft.  With offices in Atlanta, Birmingham, and Dallas, we help consumers across the South.  Credit report errors can keep you from getting credit, housing or a job.  What can you do … Continue reading ID THEFT NEWS – WEEKLY UPDATE

IDENTITY THIEVES CONVICTED FOR STEALING MORE THAN $10 MILLION

Identity thieves were convicted of stealing more than $10 million. A California court entered convictions for four men charged with identity theft.  Federal prosecutors alleged the men were part of an organized crime identity theft ring.  The U.S. Attorney’s Office prosecuted the case.  The identity theft ring targeted residents of Arizona, California, Nevada and Texas.  … Continue reading IDENTITY THIEVES CONVICTED FOR STEALING MORE THAN $10 MILLION

HOSPITAL EMPLOYEE ACCUSED OF ID THEFT

Hospital Employee Suspended After Being Charged With ID Theft A Greenville, SC woman was charged with identity theft and suspended from her job at a Greenville Hospital.  The thirty-two year old woman, Danell Adams, has been charged with two counts of financial identity fraud.  Law enforcement says Ms. Adams had access to patients’ personal identifying … Continue reading HOSPITAL EMPLOYEE ACCUSED OF ID THEFT

Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdale’s and Saks Fifth Avenue Customers Victims of Identity Theft

Three convicted of identity theft lost their appeals in front of the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.  Annette Sandoval, April Hicks and Sean Vanderhack were convicted for selling stolen goods as a part of a low tech identity theft scheme.  According to court papers, the three targeted customers of high end stores, such as Neiman … Continue reading Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdale’s and Saks Fifth Avenue Customers Victims of Identity Theft

MILITARY IDENTITY THEFT TIPS

MILITARY PERSONNEL & FAMILIES FIGHTING BACK AGAINST IDENTITY THEFT Active Duty Alerts: If you are deployed away from your usual duty station and do not expect to seek new credit while you are deployed, consider placing an “active duty alert” on your credit report. An active duty alert requires creditors to take steps to verify … Continue reading MILITARY IDENTITY THEFT TIPS

ALABAMA RANKS NO. 15 FOR ID THEFT

The Federal Trade Commission ranked Alabama No. 15 IN 2010 last year.  In 2009, Alabama ranked 17.  The FTC maintains a database called the Consumer Sentinel Network and lists identity theft and fraud complaints. The FTC received 3,339 identity theft complaints from residents of Alabama last year. What state scored number 1 in the complaints … Continue reading ALABAMA RANKS NO. 15 FOR ID THEFT