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Help With Identity Theft and Other Scams

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National Credit Bureaus

  • Equifax.com/CreditReportAssistance (link is external)
    • 1-888-766-0008
  • Experian.com/fraudalert (link is external)
    • 1-888-397-3742
  • TransUnion.com/fraud (link is external)
    • 1-800-680-7289

 

Websites & Phone Numbers

  • FTC Consumer Response Center
  • FTC Identity Theft Hotline
  • FTC Do Not Call Registry
  • Internet Fraud: To report Internet fraud, file a complaint, or read the latest warnings at the ICCC. Internet Crime Complaint Center
  • U.S. Postal Inspection Service: To report ID Theft that involves the U.S. mail.
    • 1-800-275-8777
  • Securities Exchange Commission (SEC)
  • National Foundation for Consumer Credit: Prevent victimization by private consumer credit agencies.
  • National Consumer’s League National Fraud Information Center
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Aging: For information on services for elders in your location.
  • Social Security Administration Fraud Hotline: To report theft or fraudulent use of your SSN.
  • Direct Marketing Association DMA opt out service stops pre-approved credit card offers: To remove your name from mail, phone, or e mail lists.
  • National Association of Attorneys General: For information on your state’s Attorney General’s Office and consumer protection services.
  • National Crime Victim Bar Association: For information regarding filing civil lawsuits against a perpetrator or other responsible party and help locating attorneys specializing in victim-related litigation.

  

Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation