What should you do if you suspect fraud?
- Place a fraud alert on your credit file.
- File a police report.
- Alert your bank.
- Change passwords.
- Consider a stronger credit freeze.
What can you do to prevent fraud?
- Set up text alerts to have your bank tell you of any large withdrawals, such as more than $500.
- Put a limit on how much can be withdrawn from your accounts in a 24-hour period.
- Don't keep all your money in one account.