Identity theft protection following the Equifax data breach
There are steps you can take to protect your
credit, whether or not your personal information has been stolen.
The basics of credit reports and scores
You should check your credit reports at least once a year to make sure there are no errors that could keep you from getting credit or the best available terms on a loan. Read more
Once you request your credit reports, it’s important to know what kind of information you should be on the lookout for as you review them. Read more
Your credit reports and credit scores are both critical to your financial health, but they play very different roles. Read more
Understand your situation
Know your rights
How to guides
Submit a complaint
If you are having an issue with credit reporting or scores, you can submit a complaint to the CFPB. We’ll work to get you a response from the company.
Note: You should also submit a dispute directly to both the credit reporting company who sent you the report and the company that provided the information.
Learn more about credit reports and scores
Looking for more information? We can help you address many other questions you may have about credit reports and scores.