New Credit Freeze Law Passed Enables Personal Control

With the threat of scammers and skimmers in our technology-driven economy, a new federal law allows people to freeze their credit much easier. If you need to freeze, go to TransUnion (or download the free-freeze mobile app myTransUnion), Equifax (or call 800-685-1111), and Experian (or call 1-888-EXPERIAN).

(Published Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018)

With the threat of scammers and skimmers in our technology-driven economy, a new federal law allows people to freeze their credit much easier. If you need to freeze, go to TransUnion (or download the free-freeze mobile app myTransUnion), Equifax (or call 800-685-1111), and Experian (or call 1-888-EXPERIAN).