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Shred It Houston Texas – Protect Yourself from ID Theft

Identity theft in Texas is a growing problem. It is in the news almost every day. Learn more about how to take steps to protect yourself and your business from becoming victimized.

Identification Theft Tips


1. Never throw anything in the trash with your name and address on it. Shred it!

2. Never throw away an old credit card. Shred it!

3. Keep personal information in your wallet or purse to a minimum.

4. Do not throw away credit card receipts or ATM receipts. Shred it!

5. Do not throw away documents containing personal information, credit card numbers, bank statement information, charge receipts or credit card applications. Shred it!

6. Do not give out personal information over the phone, through the mail or on the Internet. Don’t give any personal information unless you’ve initiated the contact, or you know who you are dealing with.

7. Do not throw away old computer hard drives. They can have important information on them, even if you deleted all of the files or wiped the drive. The best way to make sure nobody can get any information from them is to shred it.

There are many things you can do to protect yourself from identification theft. The main thing to remember is never throw anything away that has your name on it.

The best rule to follow is;  When in doubt, shred it!

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