Child identity theft: A growing problem - Baltimore Sun
May 29, 2011 . Kids with mortgages, credit card bills and auto loans . It is unclear how often thieves employ a child's Social Security number to obtain credit, get a job or . " There's an open market for Social Security numbers that belong to .
Child Identity Theft: The Most Innocent of Victims
Using a child's identity for financial and personal gain has increased since the start of the . The social security administration, instructed by the IRS, began giving social . who upon entering the workforce for the first time, cannot get a credit card, loses . This will stop anyone from opening new accounts in your child's name.
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Even though children don't have any bank accounts, credit cards or other lines . that have been opened using your child's social security number, you'll need to .
Parent using child's Social Security number
Mar 3, 2010 . Parent using child's Social Security number. . father is using her Social Security number for electricity, gas, water, phone and credit cards. . The risk is that if he defaults on debts opened using her SSN, they will likely be .
Beware of child identity theft - The Problem Solver
Aug 4, 2010 . “The solution is for (credit granters) to stop using it," Coney said. . Never carry your child's Social Security card in your wallet or purse, Leuer warned. . credit card offer, there has to be an existing line of credit open on your .
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Child identity theft: How to protect your kids - 13 WTHR Indianapolis
According to her credit report, Morog opened the credit card account when she . with felony identity theft after he allegedly created a fake social security card .
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The perpetrator then uses the Social Security number to open credit card accounts or . with your child, it's possible that the issuer may approve them for credit, .
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Parents commit identity theft against children - Jun. 8, 2010
Jun 8, 2010 . As parents with blown credit struggle to get loans, open credit cards and pay bills, . If parents have a child's social security number, they can do almost . in her name until she went to open her first credit card and was denied.
Child Identity Theft Takes Advantage Of Kids' Unused Social ...
Aug 22, 2011 . "Burdened Beginnings" is a series examining the problem of child identity . At some point, someone used her identity to apply for a credit card, she said. . and using them to open 343 credit cards, 54 bank accounts and two .