With hacks on the rise, is it time to revisit a national ID?

From fcw.com

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A national identification system has been pitched as a potential alternative to a current identity system that experts say is broken and makes it too easy for criminals and other bad actors to trick financial institutions and engage in fraud, but the idea has traditionally run up against fierce resistance. However, it is becoming more popular over the past decade as countries like India, the Philippines, Estonia and others have developed their own national ID systems.

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