Thief used fake driver’s license to drain woman’s bank accounts

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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  • Put a limit on how much can be withdrawn from your accounts in a 24-hour period.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.

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