With the spread of the internet, identity theft has become more and more commonplace. It is a scary thought that anyone, anywhere, can access your personal information and steal it from you. It is shocking to know the number of people who have had their identities stolen. They were unsuspecting individuals, just like you or I, who had their entire worlds changed. Reporting identity theft as soon as it is discovered will help to both catch the criminal responsible and ensure that your documentation and accounts are fixed as soon as possible.