At Pawtucket Credit Union we recognize the consequences of identity theft and want to assist you if you are a victim of this crime. Please follow the steps below so that we can help you in a timely manner:
- Contact us immediately to close any accounts that have been tampered with or established fraudulently.
- File an Identity Theft Report with your local police, state police, or other law enforcement agency. Obtain a copy for your records. Identity Theft Reports entitle you to certain legal protections, click here to find out more.
- Contact one or all of the three major credit bureaus listed below to place a fraud alert on your credit file. You also can order a credit report to identify any unauthorized activity.
Equifax 1.800.525.6285 (TTY: 800.255.0056) - P.O. Box 105069, Atlanta, GA 30348-5069
Experian 1.888.397.3742 (TTY: 800.972.0322) - P.O. Box 9532, Alien, TX 75013
TransUnion 1.800.680.7289 (TTY: 800.553.7803) - Fraud Victim Assistance Division, P.O. Box 6790,
Fullerton, CA 92634-6970
The fraud alert requests creditors to contact you before opening any new accounts. As soon as one credit bureau confirms your fraud alert, the other two credit bureaus will be automatically notified, and all three credit reports will be sent to you free of charge.
- Submit the completed FTC affidavit and law enforcement incident report to any Pawtucket Credit Union branch or mail to:
Pawtucket Credit Union
Attn: Security Department
1200 Central Avenue, Pawtucket, RI 02861
Further questions or concerns? Contact our Security Office at (401) 722-2212 for assistance. You may also visit one of our branch locations to pick up an Identity Theft Assistance packet.
Designed to assist you in resolving disputes, click here to learn more about a variety of Identity Theft Tools available to you.
For more information about fighting identity theft and reporting fraud, visit the Federal Trade Commission.