Document Security Solutions, in partnership with the Federal Trade Commission, provides the following valuable resources to help you deter, detect, and defend against identity theft.
- Federal Trade Commission Identity Theft web site
- National Association for Information Destruction
- National Association of Realtors: Identity Theft Prevention
- American Bankers Association: Protect Your Identity
- ID Safety
- National Association of Insurance Commissioners
- State Bar of California: Identity Theft Resources
- Wikipedia: HIstory of Shredding and Types of Shredders
- California Identity Theft Report (PDF, 96KB)
- Take Charge: Fighting Back Against Identity Theft (PDF, 4.8MB)
Watch a brief educational video that provides an overview of identity theft and outlines the steps consumers can take to avoid becoming a victim of identity theft.