An 11-Year-Old With Bad Credit? Mother Fights for Son's Identity

Getting a bank account in his name was supposed to have been yet another milestone in 11-year-old Jake LeGette's life. But someone beat him to it -- using his Social Security number. "We went to the bank to open up a savings account," his mother, Lori LeGette, told, "and the customer service rep at the bank questioned his Social [Security number]." Turns out the fifth-grader's identity had been stolen years ago and a yet-unidentified woman had used his Social Security number to...Full Story
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