The internet has completely changed the way we shop online. Do you know that Cyber Monday has only existed since 2005? Yet, less than two decades later, it’s nearly taken over the Thanksgiving weekend as the biggest shopping day of the year.
There is a dark side to Cyber Monday, though. In a recent Experian survey, 16% of identity theft victims said that the theft occurred online during Cyber Monday. Another quarter of respondents noted they were victims of online theft some other time during the holiday season.
Identity theft is a serious charge in the state of Texas, and it’s becoming more common across the web. Understand what identity theft is, the related criminal charges, and why [...]