Company Says Kids Need ID Theft Protection

USA Today reported that AllClear ID has launched services to help parents protect children under 18 from identity theft by alerting creditors if their personal information is used to apply for credit. A recent study conducted by AllClear ID claims children are 35 times more likely to fall victim to ID theft than adults.

Warning: Tax Time is Scam Time

Identity thieves and phishing scammers love tax season. If you plan to use do-it-yourself tax preparation software or an online tax preparation service, USA Today offers advice for outsmarting tax-time Internet con artists.