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April 4, 2011
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  Recently, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the Top Consumer Complaints the agency received in 2010. For the 11th year in a row, identity theft topped the category at 19%. That means 250,854 of the 1,339,265 complaints received, were related to identity theft.

Also noted in the report:

– The most common form of reported identity theft was documents/benefits fraud (19%). Credit card fraud (15%) was second, followed by phone utilities fraud (14%), and employment fraud (11%).

– Since calendar year 2008, the FTC reported that government documents/benefits fraud increased 4%.

– The state with the highest per capita rate of identity theft complaints is Florida, followed by Arizona and California.

Identity theft is a serious crime that affects so many each year. Now is the time to consider Pre-Paid Legal’s Identity Theft ShieldSM, which offers valuable services including access to restoration experts.

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