You discover that your identity has been compromised – what’s your next step? Maybe your information was part of a data breach, or your wallet was stolen. Either way, there are a few key identity protection options that pertain to your credit report. The last thing you’ll want to do is leave your records and accounts open to […]
Someone tried to file an income tax return using our names and Social Security numbers, so I need to report identity theft to Experian. How do I do this?
How do I go about changing my telephone number? Creditors have denied me credit because the phone number on my alert is not updated. How do I remove a fraud alert?
I need to lift the security freeze for 24 hours to buy a car. How do I do that?
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I need to dispute an incorrect mailing address on my credit file. What is the process to correct my address?
How do I check to see if my children have open credit reports? The form requires a driver’s license number, which they do not have.
I want to add my cell phone number to my file because I just put in a 90 day fraud alert. I noticed when I pulled my file up online, you only show my home number. When I call the numbers on the letter I received, it just wants me to order a report. I already have the online report.
Does placing a security freeze at one credit agency extend to all three credit agencies like a fraud alert?
Can a person actually go to jail for identity theft? I was just curious if someone can actually get in trouble for it, or if people just get away with it!
My debit card and checks are being taken without my knowledge and being used. What can I do to protect myself? To stop everything the bank charges you money, of course. The retailer obviously doesn’t check identification. What are my options? My bank account was drained. Who do I turn to? I thought the fraud alert helped.