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Identity Theft Protection

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Identity theft is one of the world's fastest growing crimes. In fact, identity theft has been named as the fastest growing crime in America. The crime is committed when an unauthorized individual or party deliberately and fraudulently represent themselves as another individual or party ( usually with the result of personal financial gain). Identity theft can happen to anyone and anywhere, regardless of educational status, social status, race, gender, color, religion or ethnic orientation. "Identity theft is a serious crime. It occurs when your personal information is stolen and used without your knowledge to commit fraud or other crimes. Identity theft can cost you time and money. It can destroy your credit and ruin your good name.." -

What To Do If You Are A Victim Of Identity Theft

Recent survey shows that the most common identity theft victims are middle-aged married females, divorcees, or those that make more than $75,000 a year. And More than half of the victims discovered the theft on their own. Identity theft is a difficult crime for most victims because they are presented with a time-consuming, confusing and difficult situation and are not sure how to even begin. It is very important that you try and compose yourself and take action immediately, because time is of the essence when dealing with this crime. You do not want more damages done by the perpetrator. It is highly imperative that you act quickly.


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Place a Fraud Alert on Your Credit Reports, & Review Your Reports Immediately.

Contact the Fraud Department of The Three Major Credit Reporting Agencies and be sure to keep records of the details of conversations and other communication that you make regarding the fraud.

Equifax Information Services
P.O. Box 740241
Atlanta, GA
Toll Free Phone #

National Consumer Assistance Center
P.O. Box
Allen, TX 75013
Phone:1 888 EXPERIAN (1 888 397 3742);

Fraud Victim Assistance Division
Po Box, 6790
Fullerton, CA 92834

Contact The Federal Trade Commission

  FTC, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20580
1-877-ID THEFT (877-438-4338)
TDD at 202-326-2502
Contact the financial institutions that manage the fraudulent accounts, close the accounts
      immediately and request for dispute/affidavit forms.
Contact your local police department, file a fraud report immediately and be sure to get a
      copy of the police report.
Request a free copy of your credit report and review as soon as possible.

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Identity Theft Protection Companies

LifeLock Identity Theft Services
LifeLock provides a proactive identity theft service, specializing in the prevention of identity theft. It was established in 2005 and has quickly grown to be one of the industry leaders in Identity Protection.

TrustedID works on multiple fronts to help equip consumers with the power and resources to manage and protect their credit and personal information. TrustedIDís flagship product IDFreeze provides proactive identity theft protection with a suite of services to help reduce the number of Americans exposed to identity theft and credit fraud.

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