Now that the dust has settled from the holidays, it might be a good time to get a free credit check to see if your financial house is in order. It’s suggested that everyone should do this annually.
It’s also a very good way to check for Identity Theft, which will impact millions again this year. According to a Federal Trade Commission report, 8.3 million American adults were victims of ID theft last year.
Don’t be taken by surprise. Obtain a free online report from one of three sources by visiting www.annualcreditreport.com.
By Teresa K. Flatley