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Experts give advice for securing your child’s identity against fraud

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Have you checked your child’s credit report lately?

Crooks have found a new way to steal identities. Children are having their social security number stolen by criminals to create an entirely new identity.

Once the child gets older and finds out they have been a victim, the damage is done and it can be too hard to correct.

Experts say check your child’s credit report and freeze the report until your child is old enough to secure his or her social security number.

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