• Identity theft and fraud protection information


    None - If you think you're a potential victim of identity theft, the Florida Attorney General's office recommends you take the following steps:

    Step 1:
    Report what happened to the three major credit bureaus.
    Ask to have a "fraud alert" on your credit report.
    Order copies of your report and check for unusual activity.
    Request creditors contact you before they open new accounts or change existing accounts.

    P.O. Box 740241
    Atlanta, GA 30374-0241
    To order your report: 1-800-685-1111
    To report fraud: 1-800-525-6285
    TDD: 800-255-0056
    CLICK FOR: Equifax Web Site

    Fraud Victim Assistance
    P.O. Box 6790
    Fullerton, CA 92834
    To order your report: 1-800-888-4213
    To report fraud: 1-800-680-7289
    TDD: 877-553-7803
    CLICK FOR: TransUnion Web Site

    P.O. Box 9532
    Allen, TX 75013
    To order your report: 1-888-EXPERIAN (397-3742)
    To report fraud: 1-888-EXPERIAN (397-3742)
    TDD: 800-972-0322
    CLICK FOR: Experian Web Site

    Step 2:
    Contact the fraud departments of your mortgage credit card companies, etc.

    Step 3:
    Contact your bank and other financial institutions where you do business

    Step 4:
    Contact law enforcement
    Flag your Florida driver's license

  • Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Fraud Section: 850-617-2405

  • Florida Attorney General Fraud Hotline: 1-866-9-NO-SCAM
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