Fraudsters used Kathryn Birminham's address and Social Security number to establish residency and cash in on tax returns. After years of trying to manage the situation on her own, she turned to CyberScout for help.
A Florida woman learns that someone used her Social Security number to file a false tax return. Learn how CyberScout helped her get her refund ASAP.
After a home break-in, CyberScout helps Richard Barhill put the pieces back in place.
Steve Fowler's identity theft scare has made him a believer in the value of fraud advocacy services from CyberScout. The president and CEO of South Carolina Credit Union League urges credit unions throughout the state to consider providing this benefit to members in light of the government breach that put three-quarters of the state's population at risk for identity theft and other types of fraud.
Kimberly Reed panicked when a state health worker told her that her son wouldn't be eligible to renew his free health care because he made too much money. The strange part: Her son Cory* was only 2 years old. Someone had used his Social Security number to receive $548 in paychecks from a business in the Pacific Northwest. The boy had become a victim of a troubling category of identity crime: child identity theft.
Don Brown's troubles began with a declined credit card at a Lowes home improvement store in May of 2010. A 57-year-old Ohio contractor, Brown had paid the bill five days earlier and knew he wasn't carrying a balance. His purchases should have been approved
An Ohio schoolteacher learned about identity fraud the hard way, after he was arrested and jailed for crimes committed by an identity thief. His family turned to CyberScout for help. Find out how we restored his good name.