|In the 21st century, identity theft or ID theft has become the most common and prevalent type of crime in many countries around the world. In this regard, you may be wondering what techniques an identity thief might employ in the process of identity theft or ID theft.
In point of fact, there are a number of basic techniques that are employed be people intent on identity theft or ID theft:
- mail theft
- fraudulent address change
- trash can diving
- outright theft
- Internet scams
- Phone call scams
Each of these different types of scams or schemes in regard to identity theft or ID theft will be discussed in turn.