How Selfies Can Lead To Identity Theft Nowadays, we take selfies for every occasion. When we’re at concerts, selfie! At dinner with friends, selfie. Out jogging, selfie. We all do it. We even have selfie sticks now. I just might be taking a selfie as I write this! Okay, maybe I’m exaggerating a little. But even if you hardly ever take snaps of yourself, you might still be at risk of identity theft.