Every time I go to the free annual credit report web site and try to obtain my Equifax credit report I get to a web page that says:
I am then told to fill out a form and mail it in together with two forms of identification.Online Delivery Unavailable
We are not able to deliver your free Equifax Annual Credit Report online.
I think sending such materials in the mail to an address that is known to be used for requesting credit reports might not be very secure. I would feel more comfortable providing such materials via fax.
I have already enrolled in Equifax's free credit monitoring service. The credit report information provided there does not seem complete compared to the reports I got via the free annual credit report site.