Identity theft is a major problem that has cost millions of people significant time and money. Insurance coverage on your home insurance policy could alleviate your stress and liability should you become a victim of identity theft. To better understand the potential impact identity theft could have on you, read the brief summary below or call us to discuss your options in more detail.
Anyone struck by identity theft has to make identity and credit recovery a top priority for the following reasons:
It is not easy for individuals to correct their credit history and identity records because:
Each year Americans spend 300 million hours and incur $5 billion in personal expenses cleaning up problems caused by identity theft.
Identity theft can be expensive and time-consuming for the victim, particularly in cases where the thief has opened new accounts or created a fictitious identity. In these cases, the cost to a victim to correct the problem averages:
Identity theft insurance is available as part of your Missouri home insurance policy.
Be sure to let us know that you're interested in identity theft coverage when you're discussing your coverage options with us or filling out a home insurance quote online.