Guest post by Jennifer K. Halford, Esq.
Having your identity stolen is a horrible experience. It can take months of corresponding with the three credit bureaus to fix your credit report. Plus, you feel violated and vulnerable.
Yet, it is even more heartbreaking when identity thieves take advantage of the deceased.
The increase of identity theft for deceased individuals is alarming. And it is the last thing you want to worry about when grieving the loss of a family member.
Be sure to do these five things to avoid the theft of you deceased loved one's identity: