About this Course
Topics covered include:
Types of Identify Theft;
How Criminals Steal Personal Information;
Review some of the legal and ethical implications involved;
Examples of real world cases;
Review steps that can be taken to help prevent identity theft.
Upon completing this course, you should be able to:
Recognize the various types of identity theft;
Identify how criminals commit acts of tax refund identity fraud;
Describe what you can do to help prevent identity theft;
Identify theft that may have physical as well as financial ramifications for the victim;
Differentiate types of identity fraud and how each type applies;
Recognize effective ways to protect against identity theft.