AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The Better Business Bureau helped Amarillo residents secure their personal information at their free shredding event on Saturday.
"Secure Your ID" Day sought to help everyone keep their personal information personal by offering the opportunity to clear unnecessary personal information out of filing cabinets.
According to the organization, many victims of identity theft fail to realize their information has been stolen until it's too late.
If you missed the event and have personal documents you'd like destroyed, you're in luck.
The BBB maintains a list of businesses that can take care of confidential document shredding.
All businesses are located in the Amarillo area.