Oct 19, 2020
In episode 304 of Financially Simple, Justin and Dane McFarland discuss the issue of Identity Theft which has seen a rise during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Over the last few months this year, there has been an increase in attempts of Identity Theft as scammers take advantage of those going through this difficult time. In this episode, Justin and Dane go over the most common types of scams used, and how to avoid falling victim to the scammers.
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01:17 - Identity Theft
02:26 - Seven Types of ID Theft
12:08 - The Most Popular Form of ID Theft
15:09 - Business ID Theft
16:26 - 5 Precautionary Steps to Take
20:33 - Summary
Justin A. Goodbread, CFP®, CEPA,
CVGA, is a nationally recognized financial planner, business
educator, wealth manager, author, speaker, and entrepreneur. He has
20+ years of experience teaching small business owners how to
start, buy, grow, and sell businesses. He is a multi-year recipient
of the Investopedia Top 100 Advisor and 2018 Exit Planning
Institute’s Exit Planner Leader of the Year.
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