Annual Credit Report
You are allowed one free credit report every 12 months from each of the nationwide consumer credit reporting companies: Equifax, TransUnion and Experian. You may request this report via their website, phone or mail. See details on the Annual Credit Report website.
Find advice on how to avoid phishing scams, how to report phishing, and what to do if you have given out your personal financial information. See details on the Anti-Phishing website.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) website has information for consumers and businesses on how to detect and defend against identity theft.
The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) website has sections on e-scams, warnings, reporting internet crime, common schemes, and other tips and suggestions.
See more prevention tips and alerts on the Fraud website.
Learn about deposit account insurance coverage on the FDIC website.