Safety Essentials

Here are some tips for you to follow:

  1. Use a different password for each online account, especially for your email account associated with your Intuit account. For more information, follow the tips for creating a strong password.
  2. Use an anti-virus software program and make sure you have it set up to update and scan your system automatically.
  3. Ensure your computer and Internet browser are up to date by running updates as requested. Visit the manufacturer’s Website and download any updates as needed.
  4. Change your password frequently.
  5. If you are a victim of identity theft, contact your affected financial institutions (banks, credit unions, credit card companies) and contact the following organizations which maintain information about your credit ratings.

 

Credit Rating Organizations

Equifax
www.equifax.com

Report Fraud:
1-800-525-6285

Order a credit report
1-800-685-1111
P.O. Box 740241
Atlanta, GA 30374-0241

Experian
www.experian.com

Report Fraud:
1-888-397-3742

Order a credit report
1-888-397-3742
P.O. Box 1017
Allen, TX 75013-0949

TransUnion
www.transunion.com/

Report Fraud:
1-800-680-7289

Order a Credit Report
1-800-916-8800

Fraud Victim Assistance Department
P.O. Box 6790
Fullerton, CA 92834