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Credit Freeze and Fraud Alerts to Prevent Identity Theft

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 - 7:13 PM
Credit freeze is typically better than a fraud alert to prevent identity theft, but it can cost more and it can be more of a hassle if you need to apply for a credit card or bank account. This Bankrate article has a good review of the differences between a credit freeze and a fraud alert and their pros and cons.
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