Posts Tagged "check fraud"

The consequences of writing a check when there is no account

Dear Experian,

Is writing checks on an account which has been closed considered illegal?


Adding a fraud alert after check fraud

Dear Experian,

I was a victim of check fraud. I was told I’m entitled to seven years of free fraud alerts as long as I have a police report. Is this true? The bad checks are rolling in now, and I am concerned that they might have opened up credit in our names as well.


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