How long did it take you to write "Identity Theft" and what was it like? Any major difficulties?
It took me approximately 6 months to write the book. Furthermore, it turned out to be quite a learning experience during the process of doing research for the book. What I found out was that despite my best efforts to manage the flow of my personal information or to keep it to myself, skilled identity thieves may use a variety of methods (low- and hi-tech) to gain access to my data. There were no major difficulties in writing the book.
Why did you decide to write this book?
The idea for the book was based in part on an article that I did for Business Security Advisor Magazine - October 2001 - "Protect Yourself from Identity Theft".
What is the most interesting identity theft case you've become aware of while researching for this book?
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