Archived Blog Post: November 26, 2002

Parents Abuse Kids' Good Credit - "Last year, the Federal Trade Commission says, 6 percent of the 86,168 people who reported identity theft to the agency said a family member was responsible. Joanna Crane, an attorney who manages the FTC's identity theft program, says those figures are 'only the tip of the iceberg,' since many cases go unreported or are reported directly to credit providers."