INTERNET IDENTITY THEFT LAWS: INTERNET USERS DETERMINED TO HANDCUFF IDENTITY THIEVESThe Internet provides new ways for criminals to steal users’ personal information and to commit fraud. This has made people hesitate to purchase online, to use such devices as Internet banking and checking their credit card statements online.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:Which Federal Act deals with identity theft?
Which States have laws on identity theft issues?
What a person should do if he discovers that his identity has been stolen?