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March 15, 2008


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what a scary predicament we're in! so much wonderful information - so many opportunities for crime! i was on another boomer website (researching for a show i'd like to do for you guys) and came across rita's blog.

i also own a business specifically designed to not only prevent id theft, but to RESTORE it should it occur - and yes, i've had mine stolen. it's less than $15 bucks a month and covers ALL types of id theft, not just credit (which we're most aware of) id theft protection and restoration also covers medical (a huge issue considering medicare and medicaid), motor vehicle, social security, and criminal.

my website is

please take a look -
and thanks, rita, for mentioning this.


Yes, identity theft is a huge, upsetting problem. A friend just told me she had her identity stolen. She found out about it when her debit card was denied at a gas station. The thieves used her card number to charge airline tickets and items purchased in Italy.


You also need to make sure that personal information stored on your computer is securely erased when you dispose of it.
The best way to do this is with a disk wipe program, read more about that here--

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