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Identity theft is a serious crime, one that affects millions of Americans each year according to statistics published by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Identity theft occurs when someone steals your personal information in order to commit fraud or other crimes such as opening credit in your name or using your information to make unauthorized purchases.
Unfortunately, anyone can be victimized and it can cost you hundreds of dollars and many hours of your time to repair the damage that can be done to your credit and your personal reputation. LPL Financial is committed to protect your privacy, but there are steps that you can take to reduce your risk in identity theft.
If you become a victim of identity theft, file a police report and report your incident to the Federal Trade Commission.
If you do become a victim of identity theft, here are the steps you should immediately take:
TransUnion Fraud Victim Assistance Department
P.O. Box 6790
Fullerton, CA 92834
475 Anton Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 830-7000(888) 397-3742
Equifax Credit Information Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 740241
Atlanta, GA 30374
Federal Trade Commission
600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20580
(877) FTC-HELP [877-382-4357]