Burdened Beginnings

"How can somebody open up any kind of account with just a name and Social on its own?" Stuart Pratt, president of the Consumer
In Texas, like other states, parents can refuse to disclose their child's Social Security number, and the student would be
Helena Kelly says banks would not give her loans because her credit was damaged by identity theft. The profile of a child
"They're really torn about whether they should do something or not," said Gabby Beltran, a spokeswoman for the Identity Theft
The stolen identities were used to purchase homes and cars, open credit card accounts, gain employment and obtain driver's