SHOULD I ORDER MY FREE CREDITS REPORT ONLINE?

Should consumers order their free credit reports online? Consumers are entitled to one free credit report a year.  The Fair Credit Reporting Act gives consumers the right to request their free credit reports once every 12 months online, by mail or telephone from Equifax, Experian and Trans Union.  Consumers are also entitled to free credit … Continue reading SHOULD I ORDER MY FREE CREDITS REPORT ONLINE?

Court Orders Trans Union to Produce Documents

A federal judge in the Southern District of Indiana granted plaintiff's motion to compel Trans Union's discovery responses. Background Plaintiff alleged Trans Union credit reported false information about him when Trans Union credit reported information that belonged to a different consumer. The plaintiff also alleged that Trans Union failed to correct the credit report errors … Continue reading Court Orders Trans Union to Produce Documents

NASHVILLE RESIDENTS AT RISK FOR ID THEFT

Nashville residents at risk for identity theft by international fraud ring.  On Saturday, according to WKRN.com two men, Dragos Diaconu and Gargarita, were charged with identity theft trafficking.  Both men were in Nashville on vacation visas. Nashville police received a tip from a bank that its ATM had been emptied by numerous cash withdrawals.  In … Continue reading NASHVILLE RESIDENTS AT RISK FOR ID THEFT

What should I do if I am a victim of identity theft?

What should I do if I am a victim of identity theft? If you are a victim of identity theft, then you must read these 5 steps to correct credit report errors. Identity theft is the number one crime in America. In 2017, over 146 million Americans became identity theft victims because of the Equifax … Continue reading What should I do if I am a victim of identity theft?

NASHVILLE ID THEFT SUSPECTS ARRESTED

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CONSUMERS REPORT ISSUES WITH EQUIFAX CREDIT LOCK APP

ID Theft Attorney Tips for Identity Theft Victims. Credit Lock vs. Credit Freeze.

BREAKING ID THEFT NEWS – JASON’S DELI ANNOUNCES DATA BREACH

JASON'S DELI ANNOUNCES DATA BREACH According to Patch.com, the restaurant chain announced today that it received notice from payment processors that Jason's Deli customers had "a large quantity of payment card information for sale on the "dark web'". At this time, it is unknown how many stores or customers are included or affected by the … Continue reading BREAKING ID THEFT NEWS – JASON’S DELI ANNOUNCES DATA BREACH

NEW LENDING GUIDELINES FOR CONSUMERS WHO HAVE A CREDIT FREEZE

Nashville ID Theft Attorney helps identity theft victims. Consumers may get approved for mortgage even with credit freeze.

STORE MANAGER CHARGED WITH ID THEFT FOR USING CUSTOMERS’ SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS TO OPEN ACCOUNTS

According to The Columbus Telegram,  43-year-old Michael Schnelle has been charged with identity theft and related theft crimes. Schnelle, a manager of a rent to own store in Columbus, Nebraska, allegedly opened fraudulent accounts using customers' social security numbers and fake names. According to law enforcement, over $250,000 was charged on fraudulent accounts. Identity theft is … Continue reading STORE MANAGER CHARGED WITH ID THEFT FOR USING CUSTOMERS’ SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS TO OPEN ACCOUNTS

IDENTITY THEFT IN THE NEWS – WEEKLY UPDATE

Tens years ago, it was hard to find more than 2 or 3 stories a week on identity theft.  Today, I see 2-3 new identity theft stories every hour!  Here are some of the stories I read about identity theft from around the country this past week. Preventing Identity Theft Without Paying Monthly Fees New York … Continue reading IDENTITY THEFT IN THE NEWS – WEEKLY UPDATE