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do you always shred important papers and bills before you put it in the trash ?

i sure do.. identity theft is very common these days.


Asked by gwen20 at 7:52 AM on Feb. 3, 2011 in Home & Garden

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Answers (9)
  • Oh yeah!

    Answer by mollgirl at 7:57 AM on Feb. 3, 2011

  • Most definately!! Hubby even shreds some of the credit card offers because they have some info.

    Answer by robinkane at 7:58 AM on Feb. 3, 2011

  • I don't have a shredder, but I rip them as tiny as I can get it.

    Answer by virgo550 at 8:14 AM on Feb. 3, 2011

  • Oh yes and then we burn the shredded papers.

    Answer by tiddliwinks at 8:29 AM on Feb. 3, 2011

  • yes...u have to shred ANYTHING now-a-days cant risk it

    Answer by mia1alex at 12:54 PM on Feb. 3, 2011

  • I save them in a christmas bag and we burn them about 1 time a month.

    Answer by Jademom07 at 8:43 AM on Feb. 3, 2011

  • We keep everything for 1 yr... then we either shred or burn...

    Answer by gmasboy at 11:05 AM on Feb. 3, 2011

  • Yes and we try not to keep anything on the computer for too long. We have already had identity theft issues.

    Answer by mslksdh at 4:45 PM on Feb. 3, 2011

  • Absolutely!! ANYTHING with our names and address on it gets shredded--even credit card offers!!

    Answer by LoriKeet at 8:00 PM on Feb. 4, 2011