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.