Identity Theft

Published: 06/01/2024 By Allan Fuller

Don’t move home and leave your I.D. behind. 

There is a vast amount to consider when moving home, a vital area is ensuring that you have no possibility of Identity Theft. In the wrong hands, people could potentially take out money or open accounts in your name.

Keep personal data very safe, shred any papers that could identify you. Update your bank, credit card provider, utility companies or and other companies who write to you, such as;
 
Car insurance
Clubs and societies
Doctor, Dentist, Optician, any other medical specialist
DVLA for your Driving and Car Licence
Education authorities / schools
Employees
HM Revenue and Customs
Insurance and pension companies
Premium Bonds, Investments/ ISA/ Stocks & Shares
Websites you purchase from
Organise Post Redirection
Phone provider
T.V. Licence
 
And last, but by no means least, the Vet for the pooch!