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    • How to place, thaw or lift a security freeze 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2017)
      When a security freeze is in place, a business that receives an application for products or services cannot get access to your credit report without your permission. The freeze will not affect your ability to pull your own ...
    • Step by step : criminal violations 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2021-03-15)
      If you think your identity was used by a criminal when they were issued a citation, arrested and/or charges with a crime, pull your state criminal record from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED). Then run ...
    • Step by step : income tax fraud 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2021-03-15)
      If you think someone has misused your Social Security number to get a job or tax refund - or the IRS sends you a notice indicating a problem - contact the IRS and/or the SC Department of Revenue immediately.
    • Step by step : medical ID theft 

      South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (South Carolina State Library, 2021-03-15)
      If an identity thief gets medical treatments using your name, the thief’s medical information could be added to your medical, health insurance and payment records. For example, pertinent information such as blood type, ...