GUEST SEGMENT: BBB warns of increase in medical identity theft

GUEST SEGMENT: BBB warns of the increase in medical identity theft

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Millions of Americans are victims of identity theft each year.

Identity theft can cause financial ruin, damage credit history, and can take months or years to repair.

Jason Blankenship with the Better Business Bureau gives details on medical identity theft, which is on the rise. Blankenship explains how this theft differs from classic identity theft and gives tips on how to keep your medical ID safe.

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