You need to know the statistics behind child identity theft:
- 1 in 10 Children are targeted for identity theft
- A child is 51X more likely to become a victim of identity theft than an adult
- Schools, foster parents, friends, family and acquaintences are often the culprits behind the theft of a child’s identity.
Now that you know the stats, here’s the story on how it happens and solutions to keep it from affecting you.
Check out CSID.com for the original story and info-graphic.