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What Are the Consequences of Black Friday Identity Theft?

With Black Friday coming up, most people will be scouring the market for great deals to start their holiday shopping. However, many people also feel an increase in financial pressure around this time of the year. When money becomes an unbearable stress, people can make poor judgment calls. Therefore, identity theft is a major concern around Black Friday and the holidays. What Is Identity Theft? Identity theft is the act of willfully taking and misusing the personal information of another person. For Black Friday purposes, identity theft would likely involve obtaining money illegally by pretending to be the proper owner … Read More