COVID-19 Update. Learn More.

The Importance of Shredding Sensitive Documents

Did you know that shredding is essential for protecting your identity? Identity thieves can use small amounts of personally identifiable information to gain access to all of your sensitive information, and even your finances. Watch the video to learn more about why document shredding is so important for personal identity protection.

We don’t seem to realize how much dumpster diving and identity theft are on the rise, it’s important to not only shred sensitive documents, but to shred them well. A good way to help keep you protected is to use a cross-cut shredder, this type of shredded  completely removes all of the information from documents such as credit card statements, bank statements, old checks, paystubs, tax returns, and papers with your Social Security number.

Why use up storage space or waste time at your own shredder when POUCH Self Storage can take care of it for you with our professional document shredding services. Our trained professionals can pick up your documents, shred them, and dispose of them for you, or if you would rather visit a POUCH Self Storage facility near you, call us at (888) 258-9626 or click on to learn more about how we can protect you or your business from identity theft.