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Wolchek Investigation: Is your Social Security number all a thief needs to steal your identity?

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) -

Is it really that easy?  You get someone's Social Security number and use it to get credit to buy things?

Ask a woman in Southfield who is fighting bill collectors and garnishment of her wages to pay for items she says she never bought in the first place.

Play the video to see who may have bought them and get wiser about your protecting yourself in the process.  Watch Fox 2 Problem Solver Rob Wolchek's report. 

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