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08-24-2013 08:01 PM
I recently placed a fraud alert on my credit report b/c I recently experienced some mail theft. I got a credit monitoring alert from Quizzle saying a security alert has been placed on my file. I tried to obtain my credit report from MyFICO to see if my credit looked different but I couldn't obtain it and it asked me to call in to verify my information. Is this normal during fraud alert procedures that you can't even pull your own credit report?
08-24-2013 10:39 PM
Yep. Went through same on initial pull, after FA placed. All others, after id verify call, should be no problems.
08-26-2013 05:59 AM
Thank you. And yes a fraud alert.
Ok. I'm on a computer, instead of my old phone.
After I had the FA placed, I tried doing a SW pull, and got the message to call in (cannot complete purchase...or something like that). I called up myfico, and had to do the twenty questions, in regards to what was on my CR, to verify identity. Once that was done, I could purchase/pull without any "blocks" from that point on.
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