Asked by Claudette  |  Submitted June 03, 2018

What should I do if my identity was stolen?

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June 04, 2018

Hi, Claudette. We're so sorry to hear that you have been a victim of identity theft. You must notify your creditors and close any fraudulent accounts opened in your name. Your next step should be to place a fraud alert on your credit reports by contacting one of the three major credit bureaus (Equifax, Experian, or TransUnion), and it will notify the other two credit bureaus.
Here's a great article on how to place a credit freeze and a fraud alert, I think it will have information that will help you. Good luck!

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