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by bluegrassman
Sun Sep 10, 2017 12:59 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Anyone else freeze their credit score?
Replies: 126
Views: 12109

Re: Anyone else freeze their credit score?

I am a bit surprised some folks think the Equifax breach issue is protecting against bogus credit card charges. It makes no difference if you have zero or a hundred credit cards; the real issue is criminals accessing SS numbers and using/selling them for future identity theft. There's a world of dif...
by bluegrassman
Sun Sep 10, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can't freeze credit at Experian?
Replies: 73
Views: 36900

Re: Can't freeze credit at Experian?

Same thing happened to my wife and me. Online freezes at other bureaus were quick and easy. Like one person said, they tell you they cannot do the freeze AFTER they take your credit card info, even though in the prior seconds the site said it was verifying identify. Nothing was bungled, and a differ...