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Identity Theft

OnGuard Online OnGuard Online is maintained by several government agencies including Homeland Security, the IRS, and the Department of Commerce. This site is concerned with all types of online fraud including hacking, spam, and identity theft. This site can be used to investigate the legitimacy of particular web sites, or to file a complaint about online fraud.

Social Security Online The Social Security Administration works with other agencies to enforce laws against identity theft and misuse of social security numbers. This site can be used to learn more about protecting social security numbers, or to file a complaint about identity theft.

United States Department of Justice The Department of Justice prosecutes cases of identity theft and fraud. This site can be used to find practical advice for guarding against identity theft, or to file a complaint of identity theft or fraud.

United States Postal Inspection Service The United States Postal Inspection Service pursues complaint about fraud and other crimes committed by mail. This site can be used to investigate the legitimacy of a mail based business, or to file a complaint about postal fraud.

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