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ID Theft Resources

Below is a compilation of resources from various organizations designed to help you stay ahead of identity thieves and on top the latest trends and scams.


Federal Resources:

Federal Trade Commission

- (http://www.ftc.gov)

Secret Service

- (http://www.treas.gov/usss/financial_crimes.shtml)
  • Website provides information about identity theft and many other types of fraud.

U.S. Department of Education

- (http://www.ed.gov)

Federal Citizen Information Center

- (http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov )

U.S. Postal Inspection Service

- (http://www.usps.com/postalinspectors/)

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - (CFPB)

- (http://www.consumerfinance.gov/)

Non-Profit Associations:

Identity Theft Resource Center

- (http://www.idtheftcenter.org)

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse

- (https://www.privacyrights.org)

Medical Resources:

World Privacy Forum

- (http://www.worldprivacyforum.org)

Medical Information Bureau

- (http://www.mib.com)

Consumer Organizations:

National Consumers' League (National Fraud Information Center)

- (http://www.nclnet.org)

Consumer Federation of America's ID Theft Educational Website

- (http://www.idtheftinfo.org)

State Resources:

National Association of Attorneys General

- (http://www.naag.org)

National Conference of State Legislatures

- (http://www.ncsl.org)

Other:

Better Business Bureau

- (http://www.bbb.org )

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse

- (http://www.privacyrights.org) - 1-619-298-3396

Annual Credit Report

- (www.annualcreditreport.com)
1-877-322-8228
Annual Credit Report Request Service
P.O. Box 105281
Atlanta, GA 30348-5281

National Credit Reporting Agencies:

Experian

- (http://www.experian.com) - 1-888-397-3742

TransUnion

- (http://www.transunion.com) - 1-800-888-4213

Equifax

- (http://www.equifax.com) - 1-800-685-1111

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