What Documents Can I Shred And What Do I Need To Keep?

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Document shredding is important for keeping your office space clean, preventing work accidents and injuries, and preventing office fires from spreading. However, it’s also incredibly important for keeping your business safe from identity theft.

Identity theft is most often considered an online crime what with technology advancing so quickly these days and so much information being available in one place. However, only 10% of identity theft cases involve online exchanges. The grand majority of identity theft cases transpire through the theft of physical documentation.

Documents that include important information including credit card numbers, bank statements, birth records, medical records, etc, can easily fall into the wrong hands if thrown away whole or left shredded and unattended. However, it ca Continue reading