Identity theft protection focus of upcoming workshop
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans is hosting a free educational workshop designed to help protect participants from identity theft. Called “Identity Theft: What You Need to Know,” the 60-minute workshop will be held at 11:15 a.m., Sunday, April 10, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, N1660 Leafy Grove Rd., Town of Corning, Merrill. The workshop is presented by Financial Representative Kevin Maloney with Thrivent Financial for Lutherans in Merrill.
During the workshop, participants will learn what identity theft is, where and how thieves steal identities, the financial effects of this crime, and tips to help protect against identity theft. Participants will also learn what to do should they fall victim to identity theft.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission estimates that as many as 9 million Americans have their identities stolen each year.
“Identity theft is a serious, growing concern,” said Financial Representative – Maloney. “This workshop offers practical information and tips to help people avoid falling victim to this crime.”
To register for this free workshop, call Kevin Maloney at 715-722-0262 or email [email protected]. The reservation deadline is Sunday, March 27.
Complimentary refreshments and snacks to be provided during the workshop.