Identity Theft Protection
If you think you may be a victim of identity theft, contact a BankFirst Representative immediately at (888) 371-8005 or, go to BankFirst’s Identity Theft Education website now.
Identity Theft is not solely a financial crime
Strong emotions such as fear, anger, helplessness and frustration may also overwhelm a victim. Many victims have no idea how to resolve their situation, and whom to turn to for guidance. Promptly and properly notifying credit and law enforcement agencies as well as other relevant institutions can be a daunting and exhausting task for anyone trying to resolve the crisis on their own.
Identity Theft, one of the fastest growing types of financial fraud, can affect anyone, regardless of age, gender, race, or income. Without the need to steal a wallet or billfold, a criminal can take over an identity with as little as a Social Security number. It can have a devastating effect on its victims, and create an overwhelming and time-consuming experience. But if it should ever happen to you, BankFirst & Identity Theft 911 know exactly what is needed to help you solve the problem and gain your peace of mind.
BankFirst provides our customers and their family members with highly experienced identity theft resolution experts, along with proactive resources and ongoing education – at no additional cost. BankFirst gives identity theft victims what they need most—a personal relationship with a trained, dedicated fraud specialist. Each case is assigned an expert, personal advocate who gets to know every aspect of the situation so each tiny detail gets the attention it deserves.
Your personal advocate will work with you from the first call you make to report a problem until the situation is resolved. Identity Theft 911 will notify the appropriate agencies, businesses, institutions, and all other relevant parties. They will also create a comprehensive case file for insurance companies and law enforcement. Your BankFirst representative will also follow every aspect of the case until your identity has been restored.
Identity Theft 911 gives you and your family all the information and resources you need to reduce your risk and protect against identity theft. However, if you do become a victim of identity theft, Identity Theft 911 provides:
- A personal advocate who works with you one-on-one, start-to-finish to restore your identity.
- Systematic notification to credit bureaus, creditors and collectors, government agencies, and all other relevant parties.
- All phone calls and preparation of documents needed to resolve your identity theft.
- Comprehensive case file creation to assist law enforcement and insurance (if applicable).
- A 3-in-1 credit report
- A full year of electronic monitoring services, including credit monitoring and fraud monitoring
- A full year of threat alerts, proactive tips, education, and follow-up calls to avoid recurrence.
To learn more about identity theft protection services, or if you think you may be a victim of identity theft, contact a BankFirst Representative immediately at (888) 371-8005 or, go to BankFirst’s Identity Theft Education website now.
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