Walters said the study found no differences in gender or ethnicity among those with fakes. He was quick to add it did show those with fakes do have something in common."People that had a ids card were more likely to report drinking-related problems, even controlling for the amount that they were drinking. So, it almost looks like people are becoming sloppier maybe or drinking in a more risky way if they have a fake ID. So things like feeling sick, being hungover, embarrassing yourself, drinking and driving , all of those things were more prevalent among people that owned fake california drivers license," Walters said.Getting a fake ID can give underage drinkers access to alcohol. The Centers for Disease Control list among the consequences of underage drinking:School problems, such as higher absence and poor or failing grades.