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Minors' Credit

Young people are increasingly exposed to credit at earlier ages. They often use their parents’ cards to make purchases at the mall, or may be listed as an authorized user or joint account holder on an adult’s account. Identity theft and fraud against minors is a growing concern. It is never too early to begin teaching your children how to use credit wisely.

Get answers to your questions about minors’ credit such as how a minor may have a credit report, tips for how and when to build credit for your children, and what to do if you think your child may be an identity theft victim.

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