Protecting Your Identity.
Protecting your identity means paying attention to your financial and Health Information. This usually takes time and may require reviewing your Credit report at least once per year. Criminals and scammers are working hard every day to get a hold of your personal data, for them it is their job and based on all the reports from the different Federal Agencies the criminals are winning.
People are still taking unsolicited phone calls from unknown individuals and even providing personal and sensitive information to unknown or unlicensed individuals. The Federal Trade Commissions provides Information on how to protect your Identity from people who want to use your information for criminal intent.