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CyberScout's leadership members are industry experts. They're uniquely prepared to meet the challenges posed by an ever-changing privacy landscape in which identity theft and data breaches have become the third certainty in life. Given their deep understanding of the issues facing industries CyberScout serves, they're also uniquely qualified to offer hands-on identity protection, resolution and data-risk management strategies.
The CyberScout team knows what works and what may expose businesses to unintended consequences. These senior-level experts work alongside our business clients to help secure Personal Data and Sensitive Personal Data, confidential business information, and more. CyberScout’s close alignment with clients and its dedicated expertise help shape the programs developed with clients and differentiates it from other service providers.
IDT911 and Credit.com, Founder
Adam K. Levin is a consumer advocate with more than 30 years experience in personal finance, privacy, real estate and government service. A former director of the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Levin is chairman and founder of IDT 911, chairman and founder of Credit.com and serves as a spokesperson for both companies.
Adam is an expert on personal finance, credit, identity management, fraud and privacy. He writes a weekly column which appears in Huffington Post and ABCNews.com, as well as other major media outlets such as Yahoo!, AOL, MSN, and Business Insider. He is a frequent guest on television, and has appeared on Fox News, Fox Business News, Good Morning America, Fox & Friends, CBS Nightly News, ABC World News Tonight, and scores of radio stations throughout the country. His own show, Credit Line with Adam Levin, ran on KFWB in Los Angeles. Adam’s passion is to educate consumers on personal finance, identity management and privacy issues.
During the time he served as Director of the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, he was responsible for more than 40 laws and regulations, and considered one of the most important voices in the consumer protection arena in the United States. He has consulted with state and federal regulatory agencies on issues ranging from federal product recalls and enforcement of gasoline price controls to small business protection.
His thought leadership drives the vision for Credit.com and CyberScout, which he co-founded as Identity Theft 911 in 1994 and 2003 respectively. Now in its 10th year, CyberScout has become one of the largest identity theft education, resolution, identity management and data breach response companies in the country. It has a client base of 500 institutions and 770,000 small businesses. On an enrolment basis, more than 10 percent of the households in the United States (some 18.5 million) participate in one or more of its resolution, life-stage management or breach response programs.
During the last 20 years, Credit.com has become one of the most respected credit education and consumer advocacy companies in the USA. More than 12 million consumers visit Credit.com each year. Its award-winning free Credit Report Card has drawn rave reviews from consumers, personal finance experts and the media. Adam and his team of nationally recognised credit experts produce content that is carried daily by most of the major media outlets in America.
He is president of the Philip and Janice Levin Foundation, which has been a strong supporter of financial literacy, higher education and the arts.
He has an AB in Political Science from Stanford University (1971) and a JD from the University Of Michigan School Of Law. He was twice nominated to run for the U. S. House of Representatives from his home state of New Jersey. He now lives in New York City with his wife and son.
Adam’s speaking topics include a broad range of personal finance topics, such as how to turn your credit and identity portfolios into résumés—and not rap sheets; the benefits and perils of credit; the continuing struggle between convenience and security online; privacy issues from smartphones to smart homes; the growing peril of medical ID theft; and the inevitability of identity theft including ways to minimize an individual’s risk of exposure, develop a personal culture of monitoring, and identify effective damage control programs.
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