As a follow-up to Jon's post on shredding all your clutter, check out this great post from J.D. over at Get Rich Slowly on how to prevent identity theft. Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in America, and as the post points out, in 2005 3.7% of American's were victims... with a population of 303 million people, that's over 11 million victims! Yikes!
Take a minute and learn what you can do to keep your personal information safe, and be sure to shred those credit card statements!
How To Prevent Identity Theft - Deter, Detect, Defend