Last month three men were charged with the theft and sale of the personal financial information of more than 30,000 people. More than 500,000 people become victims of similar scams every year. A panel joins Diane to talk about identity theft and what’s being done to stop it.

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  • Edmund Mierzwinski Director, U.S. PIRG Consumer Program
  • Nessa Feddis Senior Federal Counsel, American Bankers Association
  • Betsy Broder Associate Director, Bureau of Consumer Protection

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