Americans Collecting Disability And Unemployment At Risk Of Identity TheftState agencies across America are putting millions at risk for identity theft when they mail documents with Social Security numbers.
California EDD Stops Printing Full Social Security Numbers On Mailers Following KPIX 5 ReportsThe state's unemployment agency has finally stopped printing full Social Security numbers on the bi-weekly mailings sent out to millions collecting unemployment or paid family leave.
Mass. Couple Orders Tie From Banana Republic, Gets Employee Files InsteadA Cambridge, Mass. woman whose fiancee ordered a tie and pocket square from Gap Inc. chain Banana Republic says they were astonished at what they got in the mail instead: confidential employee files, including Social Security numbers, W2s, resignation letters and doctors’ notes.
California Loses Personal Data On 1000s Of In-Home ProvidersCalifornia officials are notifying hundreds thousands of people who provide in-home supportive services that a portion of a data shipment containing their confidential information has disappeared.
San Jose Gov't Worker Guilty Of Making Fake Social Security CardsA former U.S. Social Security Administration clerk has pleaded guilty in federal court in San Jose to a charge of creating fraudulent Social Security cards.