Tagged in: access Advocacy archives civil records closures communication Education family medical history FOIA health history Health pedigree identity fraud Massachusetts medical profile Open Access public access Public Records State legislation threats to access Vital RecordsLast modified on
Recent Blog Posts
MGC Blog Tag Cloud
Richard Nugent War of 1812 FGS Death Master File State legislation New Hampshire sysoon Massachusetts seminar open access Ancestry Rep. Michael Capuano (MA) IRS New Jersey Genealogy Georgia Archives medical pedigree Access Registration Jacobson v Massachusetts SSA Vital Records Linda McCleary Melinde Byrne smallpox Sharon Sergeant Donna Holt Siemiatoski Virginia Speakers HR6205 Elections NGS Social Security Administration Transparency NEHGS fraud Alfred DeMaria Bruce Cohen Instruction records access introduction outreach Thomas MacEntee Randy Seaver 2014 Seminar budget 2012 Seminar legislation Programs Henning Jacobson Education Delaware Massachusetts Congress legislation S1534 Georgia diagnosis S-1534 Vendors Richard McCoy FOIA award APG Roundtable Annual Seminar Teresa Scott Annual Meeting FGS State Library volunteers IGS Mary Ellen Grogran FGS Conference Tax Fraud TIGTA audit records access health history Open Access Judy Russell inheritable disease Alvie Davidson Harold Henderson Newsletter Tennessee Annual Seminar Civil Records HR 295 HR3475 Legislative Congress Stan Nyberg Michael J. Astrue Ethnicity medical profile Fred Moss funding Jan Alpert APG civil records legislation Virginia Public Records Federal David Rencher NFOIC Tennessee Rep. Richard Nugent (FL) threats to access Jan Meisels Allen RPAC Advocacy access mail forwarding Lou Szucs Presidential Citation 2012 Identity Theft budget cuts MGC Rep. Sam Johnson (TX) HR295 Helen Shaw IAJGS family traits public access Pennsylvania DMF; SSDI; Tax Fraud; legislation legislators HR3475 Public Records NERGC S3432 Rhode Island Records Access Records Access Society Showcase ISJGS Free DMF DMF RPAC humane pensions closures Arkansas IAJGS State archives NAPHSIS Kenneth Ryesky Health pedigree Presenters family medical history SSDI SSDI State House Sponsors Legal Genealogist Senate threats to access Jan Meisels Allen Annual Meeting and Seminar Lame Duck DPH Kate Auspitz New Hampshire blog archives online registration Barbara Mathews volunteerism FamilySearch Billie Fogarty Arkansas identity fraud land records SSA Advocacy Oklahoma records access Georgia communication
SUPPORT MGC Today!
Keeping Watch Over Massachusetts Public Records
Subscribe to this list via RSS Blog posts tagged in identity fraud
I'm a little excited today because in doing some genealogical research I came across a site that provides a portion of the Social Security number (SSN) of individuals. I am glad that not all websites have had a knee jerk reaction and simply redacted these numbers because it is essential that we have access to them in order to PREVENT identity fraud. The owners of the site, called Sysoon, took the time to put a link underneath the SSN which says, "Why we show it," and here is what they say: Identity Theft of the Deceased Identity theft is the fastest growing crime worldwide! How to Prevent Identity Theft of the Deceased? Identity theft: It can happen to anyone, living or dead. Identity theft is the fastest growing crime worldwide. Your identity does not automatically die with you. Identity thieves used the name and Social Security number of someone who is...Last modified on