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How to Prevent Identity Theft With an RFID Wallet or Passport Holder

Posted by Darold Rydl on

RFID stands for radio frequency identification.  This technology is found on some credit cards and it's intended to allow you to use the card without swiping it.  You simply brush it past a credit card reader.  Sounds convenient, right?   Well, it can be easily compromised if you aren't careful.  This convenient technology also makes it possible for someone with a handheld card reader to brush up next to you and steal your information.  Reports have been made of people stealing credit card information with nothing more than a cell phone and a free app. Some believe thieves are more...

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