How to Respond to Identity Theft

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Dealing with the Damage
Read through the steps to take if you become a victim of identity theft and understand the tools available to assist you.

Security Freeze Law
How to Place a Security Freeze on your credit report.

Data Breach Reporting Form and Compliance Guidance for Businesses
The likelihood of becoming a victim of identity theft increases if your personally identifying information is part of a data security breach.