When you create a myEquifax account, you get access to multiple Equifax credit reports each year. It's free!
Click here to see other ways to get your Equifax credit report, including annualcreditreport.com.
A security freeze can prevent access to your Equifax credit report, with certain exceptions, by making it unavailable for the purpose of opening new credit in your name.1 Placing, temporarily lifting, or removing a freeze is free.
A fraud alert informs credit card companies and others that you are or may have been a victim of fraud, including identity theft. An active duty alert informs credit card companies and others that you are on active military duty. Placing a fraud alert or active duty alert is free.
Submit a dispute if you see information on your Equifax credit report that you believe is inaccurate or incomplete, and we'll investigate.
Under the Fair Credit reporting Act (FCRA), Equifax is permitted to include your name on lists used by creditors or insurers to make firm offers of credit or insurance that are not initiated by you. If you prefer not to receive such offers, visit www.optoutprescreen.com, or call toll free at 1-888-5-OPT OUT (888-567-8688).
You may be able to receive additional copies of your credit reports in certain circumstances, such as after placing a fraud alert, becoming unemployed, receiving public assistance, or being denied credit or insurance in the past 60 days.
Many US States have passed privacy legislation, giving you greater control over your
personal information. Depending on your state of residence, you may or may not have
certain rights related to the personal information Equifax maintains about you.