How do I block my credit report?

Answer Identity theft is always a concern in the United States. As of 2008, the United States Congress passed a law that made it possible for anyone in the country to request that her credit report be blo... Read More »

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How do I block credit report searches?

Security FreezeTo completely block anyone from accessing your credit information, institute a security freeze. Contact all three major credit reporting agencies--Experian, TransUnion and Equifax; r... Read More »

Does a credit report freeze block your FICO score?

A credit report freeze (also known as a security freeze) can block a Fair Issac Corp. (FICO) credit score from being seen. When a creditor tries to access your credit file or credit report, the cre... Read More »

Do you get a free credit report when you report fraud?

If an individual is a victim of fraud, he may request an copy of his credit report free of charge at any time. The fraud victim won't automatically receive a free credit report when he reports the ... Read More »

How to Get a Collections Report Off of Your Credit Report File?

A collection report that appears on your credit report file can harm your credit score and borrowing ability. As a collection is typically an indication you failed to pay your bill on time or at al... Read More »