PROTECTING SENSITIVE INFORMATION —
Protecting your sensitive personal information from misuse is a way to safeguard your credit. Unfortunately, hacking and data breaches expose the personal information of millions of Americans. In some cases, hackers take Social Security numbers and birth dates. Unlike credit card numbers, this personal information cannot easily be changed – it requires life-long protection against fraud and identity theft.
Identity Theft Recovery
If someone is using your personal or financial information to make purchases, get benefits, file taxes, or commit fraud, that's identity theft. This booklet can guide you through the recovery process.
How to —
Protect Your Identity
You spend your life building your credit record. It’s important to always protect it. Even later in life, having good credit is important. It can help you get a loan, rent an apartment, or buy a home.