Increasing Awareness of Identity Theft for Individuals and Professionals in Southwest Florida
and professionals in Southwest Florida are invited to attend workshops on
topics ranging from assisting victims of identity theft to recognizing scams
hosted by Hodges University’s Identity Fraud Institute in February.
Theft Restoration for Individuals and Professionals” two-day workshop will
take place from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. February 2 and 3. Participants can expect
to learn about the relationship between the types of identity theft and the
methods used by identity thieves, as well as the process to restore an identity
and methods to reduce the risk of future incidents. In addition, participants
will receive the skills necessary to assist victims in this emerging field.
addition, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on February 23 and 24, Certified Financial
Planners and financial professionals are invited to attend “Identity
Theft Restoration for Financial Professionals.” Approved by
CFP Board for six continuing education (CE) credit hours, Hodges is a CFP
Board-Registered CE sponsor. CenturyLink is serving as the sponsor for both
Identity Theft Restoration workshops.
registration is required for both of the two-day workshops. The cost to attend
is $675 per person or $540 for nonprofit and government employees. The
workshops will be held in the Gaynor Building on Hodges University’s Naples
to Identify a Scam” workshop will take place from
3:00-4:00 p.m. February 8 and 15. Carrie Kerskie, director of Hodges’ Identity
Fraud Institute, will explain to participants how to recognize the common
warning signs of a scam. In addition, participants will learn to think like a
scammer. The cost to attend is $25. The one-hour workshop will be held February
8 on Hodges’ Naples campus and February 15 on Hodges’ Fort Myers campus.
additional information, contact Carrie Kerskie, director of the Identity Fraud
Institute at Hodges University, at email@example.com
or (239) 598-6281. Visit http://www.hodges.edu/identity/events.aspx
for a complete list of Identity Fraud Institute upcoming events.
the Identity Fraud Institute:
Hodges University’s Identity Fraud Institute is your research and education
partner in the fight against identity theft. Providing services for consumers
and professionals, the Identity Fraud Institute is led by Carrie Kerskie, a
highly sought-after speaker, trainer, author and consultant on the topics of
identity theft, fraud and data privacy.