Here are some of the practical steps which can help you to prevent yourself from identity?theft, which are as under :-

  1. Keep your?personal information and credit cards at a secured place when you?re not using them.
  2. Steer clear if an ATM card slot gives some different feeling during transaction.
  3. Always use anti virus and other such softwares for taking care of your internet and online activities.
  4. Never enter any personal information to any public wireless network.
  5. Check your financial accounts and statements regularly.