Tips for Identifying Identity Theft

Here are some tips for identifying identity theft.

 

What do I do, if I suspect my identity has been stolen?

If you suspect that your identity has been stolen, IdentityTheft.gov recommends you follow these four steps.

1)     Call the companies where the fraud occurred.

2)     Place a fraud alert  and get your credit report

3)     Report the identity theft to the Federal Trade Commission.
https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/

File a criminal report to your local police department or the closest Indiana State Police Post.

Additional tips and information can be found at www.identitytheft.gov