by Stephen Coggeshall

Dr. Steve Coggeshall

Credit Muling Scams Target Wireless Carriers

Americans sign up for thousands of new cell phones every day, and most are honest people who intend to honor their contracts. A very small number are the bad apples in the bunch, criminals …

by Stephen Coggeshall

Dr. Steve Coggeshall

Fake Families Defraud Wireless Carriers with Invented Identities

With identity theft being one of the fastest growing crimes in America,1 an increasing number of merchants are on the lookout for customers using stolen identities. However, these criminals are adapting …

by Stephen Coggeshall

Dr. Steve Coggeshall

A new study from ID:A Labs shows that the average fraud rate for synthetic identities has increased more than 100 percent since 2010. Synthetic identity fraud has become a significant and growing problem for multiple reasons. A major contributing factor …