Linda Vitale wants to help you prevent ID theft. She’s a consumer advocate on a mission to empower and educate the public about Scams, Fraud and Identity Theft. She writes a weekly newspaper column and contributes articles to magazines and AARP’s website. She authored a book  “Scam Me Once, Can’t Get Scammed Again”.

Since 2014, Linda continues to speak publicly, doing educational presentations both in person and on radio and TV.  She is also an AARP volunteer educator and presents their popular Fraud Watch Network class.  Additionally, she has a 21 year background working as a tax professional.

Identity Theft affects millions of victims, from children, to the elderly, to the deceased. No one is immune! Every two seconds – someone becomes a victim!  In her quest to raise awareness about this growing public threat, Linda has started blogging online.