Most of the people that fall victim to identify theft during the holiday season are also guilty of being too relaxed when it comes to protecting their personal and financial information.
Did you know that more than 20% of online shoppers would provide their mother’s maiden name to complete a purchase? And many others also give out personal information such as birthdays, pet names, and even their social insurance number. This is information you should never give out when shopping online.
So for this holiday season be on the lookout for the following: