You need to watch out for digital pickpockets. These people don’t need to hack your computer or bank account, they simply need to get within a few inches of you with a little bit of tech and they can still your private identity information.
More and more banks and stores are rolling out RFID-enabled cards to offer the convenience of just waving your card at checkout to pay.
The United States and other nations, in attempt to increase border security, have embedded RFID chips into passports.
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So how can you protect yourself? If you have a credit card or ID that uses RFID technology, it needs to be kept in a protective card holder or wallet.