Place a Fraud Alert

Report identity theft with a fraud alert

If you suspect your identity has been stolen...

If you suspect your identity has been stolen, you should immediately place a fraud alert with all of the major credit bureaus and request a credit report.  Here are some practical steps to take. 

The FTC has created a “one stop” web site to assist victims of identity theft. There’s specific instructions, guides & a support team assisting victims in recovering from identity theft.


If you are also a student...

If you become a victim of identity theft involving federal education funds or suspect that your student information has been stolen, contact:

The U.S. Department of EducationOffice of Inspector General Hotlineoig.hotline@ed.gov1-800-MIS-USED (1-800-647-8733)