You’ve filed your taxes. Now it’s time to shred documents you no longer need, and protect yourself from identity theft. Shred Fest is a FREE shredding service in NYC and nationwide, with events this week in Bronx, Queens and Staten Island (Manhattan, Brooklyn and Long Island Shred Fest events were last week)
NOTE this posting is from 2017.
In 2016, the Federal Trade Commission received more than 132,000 complaints about identity fraud just from New York State residents.
In a recent AARP survey, 88 percent of registered NYC voters said it is very important to guard against identity theft and fraud.
SEE ALSO Tax time identify theft soars
SEE ALSO Free shredding at Staples
Here’s where to shred it and forget it in NYC this week with AARP:
- Staten Island
May 1st, 11am-2pm, Conference House Park (298 Satterlee St.)
May 3rd, 11am-2pm, Bronx Borough Hall (851 Grand Concourse)
May 4th, 11am-2pm, Bowne Park (32nd Avenue and 157th Street, Flushing
For Shred Fest events in your state or city, click the dropdown menu for your state and city.
EXPIRED, Sorry, this deal or event is no longer available.