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					Identity Theft And Fraud Alert<+>Fight against Identity Theft with Fraud
Alert<+><+><+><br>One thing you can be proud of always is your self-
identity -- your individual difference among other persons. It reflects
your whole being and your personality in general. It also shows your
uniqueness with other people. It is something that cannot be stolen from
you. <br><br>However, don’t you know that nowadays other people can steal
your personal identity already? <br><br>Yes. You should be alarm with
this fact. Maybe due to the continuous search of men for wealth, they
happen to commit this kind of calcification to the point that they are
already intervening in one’s privacy, the personal identity of
others.<br><br>This is how worse the situation is in the world today.
Imagine having your identity stolen by others and used for criminal acts.
Isn’t it a grave offense and a deep insult in your person? Identity theft
evolved when there is numerous numbers of people already practicing this
form of violation.<br><br>Identity theft is indeed a crime of a different
kind of dye. In simple term, it is the stealing of your personal
identity. It can be comprise of your identification information. It will
include your SSS number, licenses data, bank accounts, your full name and
other details that reveal your identity.<br><br>Are these people gaining
benefit from you? Precisely yes. Those people who are stealing one’s
identity can profit a lot. Just take it as an example, if another person
knows your bank account number and your full name, he can make
transaction with the bank. In other words, he will be given the privilege
to withdraw from your money. <br><br>There are many ways on how you can
prevent yourself from being one of the victims’ of identity theft. Aside
from the personal means that you can do it by yourself, you can also
engage in the so-called fraud alert. Try to know more about it.
<br><br>However, you are not yet aware about identity theft, it is
necessary that you apply your credit file with fraud alert. This is one
way to protect your account from being stolen by other people especially
if they are attempting to do so.<br><br>Fraud alert refers to something
attached to your credit report. This is usually done by most of the major
credit bureaus where you are connected. This fraud alert works simple. If
there is someone, who is going to make transaction concerning your
account the credit bureau will make an immediate call after you.
<br><br>This will be a prior notification for you. If in case the call
cannot reach you, it only means one thing that, your account should not
be opened. This will somehow inform the credit company that the person is
not really given the authority to make transaction on his
account.<br><br>It is easy to set up your fraud alert. All you need to do
is to coordinate with the fraud alert department op the credit bureau
that you are engaging. Afterwards, you can simply notify them to top flag
your credit file for fraud. To secure this, you will be asked to record
your voice in an automated voice response system because this will be
utilized when they are calling you.<br><br>If it there comes a time when
you already want to remove the fraud alert not flagged in your credit
file, you can immediately inform them requesting for a removal through
writing. It is necessary that you should place your full name, SSS
number, your current and previous addresses, the date of your birth, and
your contact number. You have to send it on the fraud alert department of
the credit bureaus where you apply your fraud alert. <br><br>Fraud alert
is a big help for the security of your account. However, you should also
beware that sometimes fraud alter is disregarded by some creditors. If
you are a previous victim of identity theft or you know that somebody is
planning against your account, fraud alert can help. Nevertheless, you
also need to check on your credit report if it is still updated.
<br><br>Securing your identity is the most important thing that you
should always put into consideration. Do not let these thefts conquer
your privacy. They do not deserve a wealthy living with their kind of