Much of the information and actions to clean up any identity theft case will still apply to cases that involve elderly individuals. This information can be found here. However, in addition to the basic process of cleaning up an identity theft case, there are often different needs of the elderly population. Financial exploitation of the elderly is a very real problem and often involves someone acting on behalf of the victim.  Below you will find information on how to address the specific needs of the elderly.

Remember, if you aren’t sure about what you need, you can always call the toll-free call center at 888-400-5530 for one-on-one assistance.

If you are an individual who wants more information about how to protect yourself, or an elderly loved one, from identity theft, visit our consumer page. Remember that no matter your problem or concern, we are here to help.  Please do not hesitate to call us Toll-Free at 888.400.5530 to speak with an advisor for free assistance. You can also reach us through live chat or via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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