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Experts Urge Consumers to Act Against Identity Theft

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Experts Urge Consumers to Act Against Identity Theft

Experts Urge Consumers to Act Against Identity Theft

Experts Urge Consumers to Act Against Identity Theft

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Georgia-based ChoicePoint Inc. is sending out 145,000 letters to warn consumers their personal information has been stolen. But law enforcement officials say many more people need to be on guard for possible identity theft, after crooks got unauthorized access to information in ChoicePoint's databases.

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