Now more than ever, reviewing your credit history is an important way to avoid becoming a victim of fraud or identity theft. Normally, consumers are permitted to access their free credit report once per year through each of the three major credit bureaus. Currently, consumers are permitted (and encouraged) to access these reports for free on a weekly basis.
After visiting AnnualCreditReport.com and entering the prompted information, take these steps to ensure the accuracy of your report:
Pennsylvanians can sign up for these tips from the AG’s Office here.
Consumers in Pennsylvania can also file a complaint about an active or potential scam here.