• Minnesota Attorney takes a look at 6 commonsense ways to avoid Identity Theft. Here they are: 1. Jealously guard personal information 2. Minimize the contents of your wallet 3. Retrieve your mail promptly 4. Destroy sensitive documents5. Store valuable information discreetly 6. Regularly review your accounts for fraudThe contents of this article are for information only and is not to be interpreted as legal advice. For personal legal advice you should consult with an attorney who is experienced in probate law or estate planning. The U.S. Treasury Department requires us to advise you that any written tax advice cannot be used and is not intended to be used by any taxpayer for the purpose of avoiding any penalties that may be imposed under the Internal Revenue Code. Written advice from our firm relating to any Federal Tax matters may not, without our express written consent, be used in promoting, marketing or recommending any entity, investment plan or arrangement to any taxpayer.