Credit.Com Offers Free Identity Theft Defense Package With Student Credit Card

Wednesday 17 December 2003 18:23 CET | News

In keeping with the recent announcement by the U.S. Department of Education urging college students to defend against identity theft, Credit.Com is offering eligible applicants a free identity theft defense package in conjunction with a student credit card offer.

The one-year Identity Theft 911 defense package includes identity theft and Internet fraud insurance as well as crisis resolution services for identity theft victims. Nearly 10 million Americans became victims of identity theft last year, according to the Federal Trade Commission -- a 41 percent increase over the year before -- making identity theft the fastest growing crime in the U.S. The Identity Theft 911 defense package includes: - Identity theft insurance from AIG Affinity Group Services that provides expert assistance and financial relief for identity restoration costs, legal defense expenses, and lost wages - An educational package incorporating fraud alerts, in-depth articles, an online knowledge base, and the Identity Theft 911 Newsletter - One-on-one crisis resolution for victims of identity theft

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