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Fraud Alert
Posted by Kenneth Baugh on 04 May 2017 02:56 PM

Fraud Alert

Report identity theft with a fraud alert

If you suspect your identity has been stolen...

If you suspect your identity has been stolen, you should immediately place a fraud alert with any one of the major credit bureaus and request a credit report.  For details, visit The California Attorney General's web site:

State of California
Department of Justice
Office of the Attorney General
Tips for Victims of Identity Theft

 

You can also report your identity theft to the Federal Government here: https://www.identitytheft.gov/

Then take immediate action, using the steps listed in this document: https://www.identitytheft.gov/PDFs/Data_Breach.pdf

To assist in the overall recovery process use this guide here: FTC: Identity Theft, A Recovery Plan - a guide to assist victims of identity theft

If you are also a student...

If you become a victim of identity theft involving federal education funds or suspect that your student information has been stolen, contact:

The U.S. Department of Education
Office of Inspector General Hotline
oig.hotline@ed.gov
1-800-MIS-USED (1-800-647-8733)