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How you can protect yourself from becoming a victim of tax-related identity theft

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MADISON (WKOW) -- As we wrap up tax-related identity theft awareness week, financial experts want you to know, thieves are constantly finding new ways to gather passwords and other personal information. 

This time of year, you may find someone has used your social security number to get a tax refund. 

Financial advisor, Sarah McGinniss, with Savant Capital Management sat down with us on Wake Up Wisconsin to explain what to do if this happens to you and how to take steps to prevent it from happening.  You can hear the advice from the interview by clicking on the video link attached to this story. 

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