7 on Your Side: Is identity theft insurance worth it?

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Identity theft is something to think about when it comes to finances. Whether you're shopping online or swiping your card at a store -- hackers have lots of opportunities to steal your identity.

In 2015 alone $15 billion was stolen from 13.1 million Americans. ou can buy inexpensive identity theft insurance, but is it worth it?

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