People often push the thought of identity theft to the back burner until its too late. With the FTC reporting a 47% increase in ID theft last year, it’s more important than ever to be a proactive consumer and not reactive!
According to the FTC, over 490,000 complaints related to identity theft were reported last year alone. Being cautious about your identity and credit card usage can protect you from different types of malicious activities, but the development of new technology is allowing hackers the ability to launch more sophisticated attacks. That’s where 5LINX ID Guard comes in. Of course, you need to be careful about what personal information you share online and you’ll want to use reputable websites to protect yourself when making purchases – but 5LINX ID Guard can do the rest of the heavy lifting!
You might be surprised to find that the top 4 states for Cybercrimes are California (12%), Florida (7.5%), Texas (6.8%), and New York (5.8%). Experian notes that over the past 6 years, identity thieves have stolen $112 Billion. Don’t let any of that money come from YOU – sign up for 5LINX ID Guard today!