Identity theft is one of the fastest growing types of crime in the world today, costing individuals and businesses hundreds of billions of dollars annually. Also, it is one of the few types of criminal activity that everyone is susceptible to, no matter their age, gender, location, or occupation. Identity theft is a crime that can impact anyone at any time.
While certain governments have made positive steps in the fight against identity theft with legislative efforts, identity theft remains a crime the individual must vigilantly guard against.
In this Protecting Your Identity online training course we discuss the steps you can take to protect yourself against identity theft. This course will discuss the key concepts related to identity theft, how to identify the most common identity theft scams, and how to keep your personal identity information secure.
Course Learning Objectives
By taking this online Protecting Your Identity course, the user will learn to:
- Discuss the key concepts related to identity theft
- Recall the most common identity theft scams
- Explain how to keep your personally identifying information secure
This online Protecting Your Identity course is made up of the following sections:
- Key Concepts
- Identity Theft Scams
- Best Practices
This Protecting Your Identity online training course was designed for employees and supervisors.
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