How do I add a fraud alert?

Answer Contact the Credit BureausContact the credit bureaus--Equifax, Experian and TransUnion--to place a fraud alert on your credit file. Contact one bureau and it will automatically alert the other two... Read More »

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How to Set Up a TIN Fraud Alert?

A Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) is a nine-digit number used to identify you to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Social Security Administration; it is also used to obtain credit. In mos... Read More »

How do I add a fraud alert to my credit report?

A fraud alert is an action taken on a credit file by a credit bureau in an attempt to protect an individual who believes their identity has been compromised. A fraud alerts causes creditors to veri... Read More »

How to Place a Fraud Alert on My Credit?

The Federal Trade Commission advises consumers who believe they have become identity theft victims to immediately place a fraud alert on their credit reports by calling any one of the three nationw... Read More »

How to File a Consumer Fraud Alert?

When you are a victim of fraud, there are steps you can take to report it. Some of the steps you take will allow consumer alerts to be submitted to a global database that is accessible by various l... Read More »