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ID theft warning to college kids

ID theft warning to college kids
Posted September 2nd, 2014 @ 6:41am by 1310 WIBA


A back to school lesson on protecting your identity with UW classes beginning today.

State Division of Trade and Consumer Protection administrator Sandy Chalmers says college students can be easy targets for identity thieves, so it's important to stress the need to shred documents with personal information on them, or to keep them locked up.

Chalmers says students should also be cautious about doing online banking or shopping when using un-secured Wi-Fi.










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