COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) – The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs released a statement of warning to consumers about responsibilities when it comes to compromised debit and credit card numbers.Full story
The Goose Creek Police Department is searching for Teresa Dean Crawford. Full story
For the past 13 years, the number one complaint to the FTC has been identity theft. Cyber security expert Jim Stickley says to protect yourself you should keep confidential information in a safe place, watch out for vacation rentals that request private information, and be careful of first-time jobs
7-Eleven franchisees are charged with identity theft and money laundering, reports CNBC's Andrea Day. The 7-Eleven owners created a "modern-day plantation system" according to the U.S. Attorney.
Defendants are charged with identity theft, money laundering, wire fraud and harboring illegal immigrants, reports CNBC's Andrea Day.
The number of tax fraud cases due to identity theft has risen dramatically in recent years, but both local and federal authorities have spent the last few months targeting the thieves. NBC’s Victoria Rivers reports from Washington.
According to the IRS, one in six taxpayers filing a tax return has a balance due, but the good news is there are ways to work with the IRS to avoid paying a penalty. CNBC’s Sharon Epperson explains the options available to you.
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 04: Actress Melissa McCarthy arrives at the premiere of Universal Pictures' "Identity Theft" at the Village Theatre on February 4, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.
Melissa McCarthy in "Identity Thief."
This undated publicity image released by Universal Pictures shows Jason Bateman, background, and Melissa McCarthy in a scene from, "Identity Thief."