Consumers can help slow identity theft with credit freeze

Posted: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 8:45 am

Consumers can help slow identity theft with credit freeze

By Dave Ramsey

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DEAR DAVE: Do you recommend a credit freeze in order to protect against identity theft? — ERIC

DEAR ERIC: I absolutely recommend doing that, especially if you’re not borrowing money anymore. However, putting a freeze on your credit report only provides partial protection against identity theft. Identity theft is where someone, for example, signs up for a credit card in your name.

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