Identity Theft

First National Bank  of Moose Lake wants to offer you something that we hope you never have to use–information and resources about what to do if you become a victim of a phishing scam or identity theft.

 

What to Do if You Are a Victim of Identity Theft

1. Contact one of the 3 major Credit Reporting Bureaus.

Equifax

Report Fraud: Call 888-766-0008
Order Credit Report: 800-685-1111
Web: www.equifax.com

 

Experian

Report Fraud: Call 888-397-3742
Order Credit Report: 888-397-3742
Web: www.experian.com

 

Trans Union

Report Fraud: Call 800-680-7289
Order Credit Report: 800-888-4213
Web: www.transunion.com

 

2. Contact a First National Bank representative and any other Financial Institutions that may have been jeopardized and close any accounts or debit/credit cards.

 

3. Contact your local law enforcement agencies and report the crime.

You might also need to report it to police departments where the crime occurred. Give them as much documented evidence as possible. Make sure the police report lists the compromised fraudulent accounts. Get a copy of the report.

 

4. Manage accounts by monitoring statements online and obtain a free credit report from annualcreditreport.com

Call 800-888-4213 or by mail to:
Annual Credit Report Request Service, PO Box 105281, Atlanta, GA 30348-5281

 

Identity Theft Resources:

www.justice.gov/criminal/fraud/websites/idtheft.html
www.ftc.gov/idtheft