Have you been a victim of Identity theft?

Learning that your identity has been compromised either by a data breach or by theft can be scary. But managing it doesnt have to be. Let Equifax help you through the process and get you on the road to identity recovery.


Identity theft checklist

Before you do anything, here are the five steps you should take after learning you’ve been a victim of identity theft. It all starts with taking action.

Contact any financial institutions or companies where you know identity theft has occurred.

Consider placing a fraud alert on your credit reports with the three major credit reporting agencies.

File a police report with your local law enforcement agency.

Fill out an ID Theft Affidavit with the FTC.

Check your credit reports and start monitoring all your accounts.