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Child Identity Theft: Repairing the Damage

April 21, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT

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About This Webinar:

A child’s Social Security number can be used by identity thieves to apply for government benefits, open bank and credit card accounts, apply for a loan or utility service, or rent a place to live.

Presenter Axton Betz-Hamilton speaks from her professional experience as a child identity theft researcher and from her personal experience as a victim. The webinar focus is on repairing the damage of child identity theft.


Dr. Axton Betz-Hamilton is an Assistant Professor at South Dakota State University. Dr. Betz-Hamilton’s previous work experience includes faculty appointments at Eastern Illinois University, University of Wyoming, and Iowa Central Community College. She has experience as a financial counselor, serving military members and their families. She is the author of “The Less People Know About Us,” a memoir based on her personal experience as a victim of child identity theft.

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Continuing Education

This webinar is approved for:

  • 1.5 CEUs for AFC-credentialed participants through AFCPE.
  • 1.5 general CEUs for FinCert Certified Personal Finance Counselors (CPFC)
  • 1.5 Continuing Education credits for Certified Family Life  Educators (CFLEs) from NCFR.

Event Materials

Post-Test for Financial Professionals CEUs

Certificate of Completion for CFLEs

Certificate of Attendance (not eligible for CEUs)

Webinar Flyer (PDF)

COVID-19 and Military Service Member Finances (PDF)

Webinar Slides: Child Identity Theft (PDF)

Online Resource List for Child Identity Theft

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April 21, 2020
11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
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