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Shred Fest 2018 at Cadman Plaza Saturday

Not to fear, it’s not a guitar contest. Organized by NYC Consumer Affairs, “shred Fest is a free paper-shredding citywide event that aims to increase public awareness about identity theft prevention. At Shred Fest you can safely shred personal papers for free using shredding trucks and get free identity theft prevention tips.” The event begins at […]

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The Face of Identity Theft

Have you seen this man? According to cops, he may not be what—or who—he seems. On June 16th at 12:13 p.m., he entered the HSBC bank at 200 Montague Street, filled out a withdrawl slip, and received an unspecified amount of currency. Problem is, he was using personal information stolen from a resident of the […]

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