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Re: Security Freeze question

I paid the fee. In my case it was $10 per bureau.

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Re: Security Freeze question


CS800 wrote:

gettnthere wrote:

im going to freeze all 3 CR but i was just wondering if you guys paid that fee to do it or if you guys got around without having to pay for it?


$5 per bureau.


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webhopper wrote:
I paid the fee. In my case it was $10 per bureau.

i just looked and this is what there gonna charge me as well. i guess the only way you can get them for free is being a victim of identitiy theft



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gettnthere wrote:

webhopper wrote:
I paid the fee. In my case it was $10 per bureau.

i just looked and this is what there gonna charge me as well. i guess the only way you can get them for free is being a victim of identitiy theft


Correct, plus the fee is determined by which state you live in. In my case, OH, where the fee is $5.00...

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Re: Security Freeze question

oh ok, thanks for the info. i was wondering why there were price differences



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gettnthere wrote:

webhopper wrote:
I paid the fee. In my case it was $10 per bureau.

i just looked and this is what there gonna charge me as well. i guess the only way you can get them for free is being a victim of identitiy theft


Or be active duty military getting ready to deploy

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Re: Security Freeze question

I too have done this while on deployment in the past!  It's $10. in California to freeze it and to unfreeze it.  I think every state is diffrent I hear the some states it's free!!


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