From Assemblyman Josť Rivera

Assemblyman Rivera: Protect your hard-earned money


About 10 million people experience the crippling effects of identity theft each year, and these victims deserve better protection and resources to combat identity theft and reverse the damage of it. Thatís why Assemblyman Rivera supported a new law enhancing privacy protection and bolstering assistance to identity theft victims (Ch. 279 of 2008).

The law:

Tips to prevent identity theft
Assemblyman Josť Rivera

One Fordham Plaza, Suite 1008 • Bronx, NY 10458
718-933-2204 •

“Identity theft is an invasive, personal crime that is becoming more prevalent. Modern conveniences like online shopping and debit card purchases make individuals more vulnerable, but customers shouldn’t fear for the security of their financial or other personal information. These new protections will give victims peace of mind knowing help is out there.”
– Assemblyman Josť Rivera