What To Do If You Suspect That You Have Been A Victim Of Identity Theft
Maintain a file with detailed information regarding all fraudulent transactions and the steps you have taken to resolve the problem. This should include copies of telephone bills showing calls made and their cost. Receipts of certified mailing of letters etc.
Contact the following:
Credit Reporting Agencies
Sharing Personal Information
If you would like to be removed from the national direct mail and telemarketing lists contact:
(include: name, home address, home telephone number and signature)
Also, you can join the DMA's mail preference service by going to: www.the-dma.org/consumers
If you no longer wish to receive pre-approved credit card offers, please call:
1-888-567-8688. This service is offered jointly by the three credit agencies.