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  • Five Ways to Help Protect Your Identity (Video)

    Identity theft affects millions of people each year. This video provides information you can use to learn how to make protecting yourself from identity thieves part of your daily routine. Read More

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission
  • Get an Identity Protection PIN from the IRS (Video)

    The Internal Revenue Service has expanded the Identity Protection PIN Opt-In Program to all taxpayers who can verify their identities. The Identity Protection PIN (IP PIN) is a six-digit code known only to the taxpayer and to the IRS. It helps prevent identity thieves from filing fraudulent tax returns using a taxpayers' personally identifiable information. Learn how to get one to protect your identity. Read More

    By:
    Internal Revenue Service
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • How to Fix Criminal Identity Theft On Your Pennsylvania State Police Record

    Information from Community Legal Services of Philadelphia on how to deal with criminal identity theft - where someone who is arrested gives your name, date of birth, and/or Social Security number to the authorities. [PDF] Read More

    By:
    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
    Read this in:
    Chinese / 中文
  • Identity Theft Report

    Filing a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission is one of several important steps that victims of identity theft should take. This can help you in recovering from identity theft and help law enforcers catch identity thieves. Read More

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission
  • How to File a Petition to Proceed In Forma Pauperis

    This video from Laurel Legal Services provides an explanation of what In Forma Pauperis is - a request to file legal papers without having to pay the filing fee because you cannot afford to pay the fees - and line-by-line instructions on completing a petition to request permission to proceed without paying filing fees. Read More

    By:
    Laurel Legal Services, Inc.
  • Report Fraud and Identity Theft

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    By:
    Office of Unemployment Compensation