Identity theft is becoming more and more common in today’s society. We want to make you aware of what steps you can take in protecting your identity.
- Keep items with personal information in a safe place.
- Only give out your personal information when absolutely necessary.
- Don’t throw away but shred all documents with personal information on them.
Under Louisiana law, residents can request one free credit report a year. If you have any question about your credit report you can contact one of the three reporting bureaus.