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Feb 25, 2011 9:25AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A wallet company reprinted a secretary's Social Security number on a sample card inserted into one of its products. More than 40,000 people later claimed the number as their own.

Feb 15, 2011 2:38PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

You'll get a Facebook message from a friend urging you to click on a link to watch the YouTube video.

Feb 8, 2011 1:00PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Informing the 3 major credit bureaus about a death in the family can help prevent identity theft.

Jan 24, 2011 2:52PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

A new report details the vast underground market for personal and financial data, which offers everything from credit card numbers to fake ATM machines.

Jan 13, 2011 5:15PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

All kinds of sensitive documents hit the mail after the first of the year, and identity thieves know this.

Jan 13, 2011 1:16PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

Pitney Bowes is planning a new service that would issue every household an online mailbox. Will consumers embrace digital mail?

Jan 6, 2011 3:11PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Plaintiffs say devices use permanent ID numbers to access confidential information.

Dec 30, 2010 4:13PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

Writers who took e-mail scammers for a ride tell some funny stories about con men and women who will promise anything for cash.

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