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Canada Social Insurance Numbers

Identity Finder can search for Canada Social Insurance Numbers using AnyFind without requiring you to provide any personal information.  If for any reason you do not want to find any occurrence of all Canada Social Insurance Numbers and choose to only find the various formats of a specific one, then you may configure your AnyFind options under Settings.  Social Insurance Numbers are used in Canada and can be used to open credit cards and bank accounts on your behalf, so searching for this Data Type is of critical importance to prevent identity theft.

You can enable or disable AnyFind searching for Canada Social Insurance Numbers by clicking on the DataTypes ribbon, then click the dropdown menu for Worldwide and select SIN (CA) AnyFind.  When the button is highlighted, Identity Finder will search for Canada Social Insurance Numbers using AnyFind.

Additional Information

To view or modify AnyFind settings, click the Configuration ribbon, then the Settings button, and then select the AnyFind page.  Alternatively you may click the Data Types ribbon and then click the AnyFind option button . For additional information on AnyFind settings please refer to Customize AnyFind Search Behavior.