Morning Mike talks with Heather Wagenhals: Five Types of Identity Theft

On a Thursday morning, Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist Heather Wagenhals joined Morning Mike to share some information about the “Five Types of Identity Theft.” Depending on the type of identity theft encountered, there are different issues which need to be addressed. Heather briefly discussed “Criminal ID Theft,” which is when someone impersonates you after they have committed a crime. “Financial ID Theft” is probably the one most people think of when it comes to identity theft. “Medical ID Theft” occurs when someone uses your health benefits. There is also “ID Cloning” and “Child ID Theft.” You can learn more about these types of identity theft, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you are a victim. To learn more, visit Heather’s websites,, and