Personal identification information is any information that can be used to identify an individual. This may include:
|First, middle, and last name
|Date of birth
|Month, day, and year of an individual's birth
|Place of birth
|City, state, and country of an individual's birth
|Male, female, or other
|Single, married, divorced, or widowed
|Home, cell, or work phone number
|Personal or professional email address
|Home or work mailing address
|Social Security number, driver's license number, passport number, etc.
|Digital or physical fingerprints
|Digital or physical facial features
|Digital or physical signature
This information is often used to verify an individual's identity, such as when opening a bank account or applying for a loan. It is important to protect personal identification information as it can be used to steal an individual's identity and commit fraud.