Don't let an identity thief steal your tax refund

Identity Theft and Your Tax Refund

interview by Gary Foreman

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Could someone file a tax return claiming to be you? Could they get your refund from the IRS and spend it before you even knew it was missing? Tax refund theft is one of the fastest growing areas of ID theft and it could happen to you. In this Dollar Stretcher interview, Becky Frost, explains how can help you protect yourself from ID theft without spending a lot to do so.

Editor's note: Experian ProtectMyId is has been replaced with Experian's IdentityWorks. You can find more information about the IdentityWorks program here.

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