TELECOM Digest OnLine - Sorted: Re: Lots of Personal Reports Leaked Out From Choicepoint

Re: Lots of Personal Reports Leaked Out From Choicepoint

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1 Mar 2005 08:29:13 -0800

> "Choicepoint" is one of the major accumulators of persnal info about
> just about everybody in the US. It's used by credit agencies,
> businesses, landlords, law enforcement, oh, and also, identity
> thieves.

I checked their web-site, I think they sell our data through so many
different channels. Through their direct mail service, they even seem
to sell personal information of infants ("new parents data"), our
"estimated income," etc, for only a few cents per person ...

As you know, our address and stuff are all available on the internet.
Just see sites like,, etc. Are they
getting data from companies like choicepoint?

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