Identity Theft: What You Need to Know

Identity theft and data breach are two evolving crimes that affect more and more people each year. The stories are horrendous. But plenty of information exists to help you prevent becoming a victim.

Here’s a little video from the FTC, followed by some resources that can help you understand the crime, how it’s committed, and how to avoid it.

Federal Trade Commission

Identity Theft Resource Center

True Stories of Identity Theft

 

 

 

Ridesharing

Q: Do you know how hiring a ride with a Transportation Network Company (TNC) like Uber or Lyft works?

Q: Do you know if the TNC has auto insurance, requires its drivers to have insurance, and/or conducts background checks before hiring drivers?

Q: If you want to drive for a TNC, do you know if you must pass a background check, if your car must pass an inspection, if you must have certain types and limits of insurance?

Q: When does a ride really begin and end? How much does one cost and how high can the prices go?

Q: What’s all the hooplah about?


We’ll answer these and other questions during our live webinar,¬†Ridesharing, which will be presented on May 16 at 11 a.m. Mountain/1 p.m. Eastern time. Insurance producers and adjusters in Montana will earn 1 hour of continuing education (CE) credit for completing the webinar and click here to register.