Intelligence

Bad credit, and still targeted by identity thieves?

Reporter: Brady Porche

Publication: CreditCards.com

Contact: iq@fullyvested.com

Deadline: May 25, 2017 7:00 pm

Many people who have poor credit believe they are immune to identity theft. After all, what can a thief do with your information if you can’t get approved for credit in the first place? However, there are plenty of things a fraudster can do with your SSN, such as applying for utility and cellphone accounts and getting medical services in your name. Requirements: Anyone who had bad credit but was still hit by an identity thief. Were you surprised? How did you fight back? Did it change your attitude toward building your credit or safeguarding your personal information?

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