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11 Ways Thieves Steal Your Identity

Watch out: These former identity thieves confess the tricks they use to scam you right under your nose.

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1. Watch your back
1. Watch your back
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In line at the grocery store, some thieves hold their smartphone like they are looking at the screen and take a photograph of your credit card as you’re using it. Next thing you know they can order things online with your account.


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