If you feel that your credit information has been compromised, you may need to request a credit freeze using the letter template below.
The recent data breach with Equifax means that over 140 million Americans have had their credit information stolen. In order to defend against potential issues, you can request a security credit freeze by sending a letter to Equifax.
A credit freeze prevents creditors from obtaining your credit report. It keeps loans and credit cards from being approved without your consent. A credit freeze is the best defense against potential identity theft.