BBB Shreds for National Secure Your ID Day

By KOLR10 News

Published 04/26 2014 10:51AM

Updated 04/26 2014 10:53AM

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Better Business Bureau in partnership with Great Southern Bank in Springfield is offering a free shred day event to guard against identity theft.

April 26 is National Secure Your ID Day and from 9 am until 1 pm unwanted documents that contain private information will be able to be shredded securely on-site at the Great Southern Operations Center located at 218 S. Glenstone Ave.

The bank will also be offering a free electronics recycling drive for the disposal of laptops, desktop computers, cell phones, and hard drives in order to safe guard your identity.

The is a nation-wide event that the Better Business Bureau hosts twice a year in attempt to keep the community from falling prey to identity thieves.

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