Carefully guard your personal information. Secure your social security number and bank account numbers. Shred all paper documents that contains this information.
Pay attention to your billing cycles. If bills are late contact the sender.
Use security features on your computer and mobile devices. Monitor your login, account creation or password reset placements, regularly.
Look for unusual signs such as an account trying to be accessed several times in the last weeks.
Don’t share personal information because someone asks for it. Verizon will never ask you for your social security number, login or PIN.
Review credit reports at least once a year.