Has Your Identity Been Stolen?
If your ID has been stolen, you need to take action in defending your reputation right away. The Federal Trade Commission https://www.identitytheft.gov/ has great resources to help you understand what to do next.
Here are important actions you need to make immediately to prevent further damage:
- Contact the three major credit bureaus and request a fraud alert be placed on your file
- Equifax - (800) 525-6285
- Experian - (888) 397-3742
- Trans Union - (800) 680-7289