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Protect Your ID: Steps to Take During Vacation Travel

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Identity theft is a very real and very scary thing that has taken so many people by surprise. With all the technology changing there are ways of stealing your identity you may not even realize. When you head out on vacation there are a few steps you should take to protect your ID before heading out. You can do these all the time but especially if you are heading away from home for any length of time. By taking these suggestions from Guest Door you can really use the Travelers Guide to Preventing Identity Theft and be sure your ID is safe and sound. Do not leave home without taking these precautions. The consequences take a long time to reverse and it can mess things up for you for a long time.

One way to protect yourself before leaving on vacation is to make yourself a list of important numbers for all your bank and credit card information. Continue reading