ID THEFT HELP & TOOLS

Review Your Report(s):

www.annualcreditreport.com —  Check your credit report for free from all three companies (one time a year).

www.transunion.com — Review your Transunion score/monitor all.  Monthly Fee ($20)

www.experian.com — Review your Experian score/monitor all.  Monthly Fee

www.equifax.com — Review your Equifax score/monitor all.  Monthly Fee

Child Credit Report —  See if your minor child has had their identity stolen or has a credit report already.

 

Credit Freezes:  Lock your reports so no outside party can look at them.

Equifax: Freeze Credit Report, 1-800-685-1111 (NY residents 1-800-349-9960)

Experian: Freeze Credit Report, 1-888-397-3742

TransUnion: Freeze Credit Report, 1-888-909-8872

 

Report Identity Theft

www.identitytheft.gov — Steps to take if you suspect your identity has been stolen

 

Some additional Free Tools:

Bitdefender = Best Antivirus for Windows and Mac.

MalwareBytes = Best tool to check your Windows PC for Malware.

ClamXav = Best tool to check your Mac PC for Malware.

Speedfan = Windows Temp Check

VLC = Best lightweight east to use Media player for Windows and Macs.

www.virustotal.com = Free file virus scanner online. 64MB Size limit No install required.

www.urlquery.net = Enter a URL and see if the site is infected with malware.

www.techsupportalert.com = Best list of freeware software.

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