If You Are a Victim
of Identity Theft
If you are a victim of identity theft, take the following steps as soon as possible and keep a record with the details of your conversations and copies of all correspondence:
- File a report with your local police or the police in the community where the identity theft took place.
- Place a fraud alert on your credit reports and review your credit reports. It is highly recommended to provide a police report in connection with filing a fraud alert.
To contact each of the consumer credit reporting bureaus:
P.O Box 105069, Atlanta, GA 30348-5069
P.O. Box 9554, Allen, TX 75013
P.O. Box 2000, Chester, PA 19016
- Review your credit reports.
To obtain your free credit report, go to: www.annualcreditreport.com or call 1-877-322-8228.
- For additional information on how to handle identity theft, refer to this handout: Identity Theft-What to know, What to do
Itasca Bank & Trust Co. Customer Service with any questions or concerns regarding identity theft.