Things you should never keep in your wallet

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 20 2013 11:13 a.m. MST

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Your Social Security number shouldn't be on anything in your wallet, because it's all ID thieves need to start a whole new you. Experts say this is the worst item to carry around according to Kiplinger.

For those who are retired, Medicare cards include your Social Security card and should be taken out as well. Copy it, black out the number and carry that instead.

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Ogden, UT

Not quite sure how you "loose your wallet"- maybe the author could proof-read before posting? Thanks much.

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