BBB & Cleveland 19 team up to 'Secure Your ID'

BBB & Cleveland 19 team up to 'Secure Your ID'

LORAIN, OH (WOIO) - Did you know that protecting your identity is largely in your own hands? Fifty-six percent of identity theft victims traced the theft to something that was stolen from their own possession. Better Business Bureau Serving Greater Cleveland can help reduce your risk at its upcoming "Secure Your ID Day."

"Secure Your ID Day" will be held Sat., April 29, at RadAir Complete Car Care and Tire Centers in Solon and Lorain. All Ohio Secure Shred will be on site to securely destroy your sensitive documents.

Whether you are a consumer or a business owner, you can bring up to three boxes or bags of paper. Trucks are equipped with video monitors that make it easy for you to watch your documents being destroyed.

Who: Better Business Bureau with Cleveland 19 News, Rad Air Complete Car Care and Tire Centers, Apprisen, and All Ohio Secure Shred.

What: Free on-the-spot document shredding

When: Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Rad Air Complete Car Care and Tire Centers at 6221 Som Center Road, Solon and 5350 N. Leavitt Road, Lorain.

Documents to be shredded should be taken out of binders, but staples and paper clips do not need to be removed. CD's and floppy discs can also be shredded.

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