The Equifax data beach is a strong reminder to us all that that forces beyond your control can lead to the exposure of your personal information. It’s also an important reminder that everyone needs identity theft protection.
In the following link, you will see that 2.1 million Canadians have had their Identity comprised so far this year.
DO you think you are you one of them?
Recent report by Risk Based Security Inc, found that Canada had the third largest number of data breaches after US and England in the first 6 months of 2017
What can you do?
Set up an A Fraud Alert
Secure you and your family with IDShield, a comprehensive identity theft plan that provides access to Certified Fraud Restoration Specialists and for as little as $12.95 per month for your spouse and children up to the age of 18.
Willi Shillinglaw is a passionate advocate for access to affordable legal advice and identity theft protection. Willi was a founding member bringing the much-needed service to the Ontario market in 1999. In her role as Director with LegalShield she promotes awareness and educates individuals and business owners on how they can take action to protect themselves against the risk of identity theft and timely legal services.Willi has been a small business owner and entrepreneur for over 25 years. Willi also served as the one founding board members and director of Emily’s House – the first children’s hospice in Toronto. Her experience includes establishing a successful franchise operation in the Personal Image Consulting industry, and growing the enterprise from a small home-based business to an exciting enterprise with 8 franchisees in GTA. When is Willi is not working, you will find her volunteering at various churches and charities and spending time every second she can with her grandchildren and family. Connect with Willi on Twitter and Linkedin and at her website http://wshillinglaw.com