Identity theft is an ever-present risk in today’s interconnected world. Below are some helpful links if you feel your identity has been compromised. You’ll also find some links for monitoring your credit file and credit score.
For more information on preventing or recovering from identity theft go to:
- Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
- Privacy Rights Clearinghouse
- Identity Theft Resource Center
- FBI Internet Fraud Complaint Center
- U.S. Dept. Of Justice
To obtain a free credit report, go to a website set up by the Federal Trade Commission at www.annualcreditreport.com. You can also order your credit reports through a toll-free number, 877-322-8228.
Links to the three Credit Reporting Agencies are: