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Consumers may choose to limit the marketing they receive through the mail, telephone or by e-mail. If you would like to reduce the amount of advertising you receive from other companies, send a written request to the Direct Marketing Association at the appropriate address listed below. You must provide your name, address and telephone number with your request.

Mail Preference Service
c/o Direct Marketing Assn.
P.O. Box 9008
Farmingdale, NY 11735-9008
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c/o Direct Marketing Assn.
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Farmingdale, NY 11735-9014
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Pre-Approved Offers

Consumers who do not want to receive any pre-approved credit solicitations from any company may write to the three credit reporting agencies listed below and request to be removed from their lists. You must provide your name, address and Social Security Number with your request.

Experian Equifax, Inc. Trans Union Corporation
Consumer Opt-Out
P.O. Box 919
Allen, TX 75013
P.O. Box 740123
Atlanta, GA 30374-0123
Name Removal Option
P.O. Box 97328
Jackson, MS 39288-7328

Identity Theft

If someone has used your personal identification to fraudulently establish credit, report the incident as quickly as possible to each of the credit reporting agencies and request that a fraud alert be placed in your file.

Obtain a copy of your credit report from each of the credit reporting agencies. Check to see whether any additional accounts were opened without your consent or unauthorized charges were billed to your accounts. To request copies of your credit reports call:

Trans Union
888-397-3742 (option 2)

Contact the Social Security Administration's Fraud Hotline at 800-269-0271 to report the unauthorized use of your personal identification information.

Contact your State Department of Motor Vehicles to see whether the Department has issued an unauthorized license number in your name. If so, notify them that you are a victim of identity theft.

File a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) by contacting the FTC's Identity Theft Hotline by telephone: 1-877-IDTHEFT; TDD: 202-326-2502; by mail: Identity Theft Clearinghouse, Federal Trade Commission, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20580 or online:​. Ask for a copy of "ID Theft: When Bad Things Happen to Your Good Name," a free comprehensive guide to help you guard against a recover from identity theft.