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Identity Theft laws in Virginia 

Security Freeze Law in Virginia

  •  Virginia Security Freeze Law
    • Eligibility: All consumers.
    • Fees: No fees for identity theft victims with police reports.
    • All others pay a $10 fee to place the freeze.
    • Effective date of law: July 1, 2008
    • Permanent freeze remains until removal requested by consumer.
    • Click here for instructions on how to place the freeze:www.consumersunion.org/pdf/security/securityVA.pdf
    • Place the freeze over the phone
      • Equifax - 800-685-1111
      • Experian - 888-397-3742
      • TransUnion - 800-680-7289

Contacts in Virginia

Credit Reporting Agencies (CRAs) - Please refer to ITRC Solution 2:  Credit Reporting Agencies Contact Information

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