Commited to identity theft protection.
The National Council on Identity Theft Protection is dedicated to protecting American consumers and businesses from the constantly evolving threat of identity theft.
Our three point approach.
Protecting businesses and individuals with a strategic three-point approach:
Education is the first line of defense against identity theft. We provide a number of free resources and guides for businesses and individuals.
There are a number of techniques and strategies that can be used to prevent identity theft and keep PII out of the wrong hands.
Constantly monitoring the dark web for personally identifiable information ensures that identity theft is prevented before it starts.
Protecting individuals and families.
We collect data and research incidents to prevent future losses due to identity theft.
Did you know?
- In 2020, loses from identity theft cost Americans $712 billion
- The FTC received 4.8 million identity theft and fraud reports in 2020 alone
- 34% of fraud cases reported lost money
- 29% of all complaints received by the FTC were identity theft related
Identity Theft Statistics & Resources
Identity thieves can find a way to compromise your personal information, regardless of your financial condition. They can use the stolen information to commit various kinds of…
Identity theft is the process of attaining an individual’s personal and sensitive information for committing fraud under their name. This could include unauthorized transactions and various purchases.…
Identity theft occurs when someone steals another person’s personal info, such as social security numbers, ID information, credit card information, and other identifying factors in order to…