Credit Freeze

A credit freeze, also known as a security freeze, is the best way to help prevent new accounts from being opened in your name. It’s absolutely free to freeze and unfreeze your credit, and it won’t affect your credit score.

Help protect yourself from identity theft.
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Freeze My Credit

  • checkmark Help control who can access your credit information
  • checkmark Freeze anytime for free
  • checkmark Won’t affect your credit score
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Unfreeze My Credit

  • checkmark Allow lenders access when you apply for new credit
  • checkmark Temporarily lift or permanently remove your freeze
  • checkmark Refreeze anytime for free
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Freeze A Loved
One’s Credit

  • checkmark A minor or dependent
  • checkmark Spouse
  • checkmark Deceased relative
  • checkmark Parent

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Freeze or unfreeze on the go using the myTransUnion mobile app.

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Let’s break down your protection options.

We offer a range of solutions to meet your shifting needs.
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Freeze

Prevents fraudsters from opening unauthorized accounts in your names.

FREE

HIGHLIGHTS

  • checkmark Help control who can access your credit information
  • checkmark Freeze anytime for free
  • checkmark Won’t affect your credit score
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TrueIdentity

Truly puts your TransUnion Credit Report in your hands, free of charge. Protect your credit & identity with ease, from any device.

FREE

HIGHLIGHTS

  • checkmark TransUnion Credit Lock & Instant Alerts
  • checkmark TransUnion Report Monitoring & Alerts
  • checkmark $25,000 in Identity Theft Insurance
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TrueIdentity Premium

Everything from TrueIdentity plus expanded identity monitoring and personalized credit tools – including score & report.

$19.95/MO

HIGHLIGHTS

  • checkmark TransUnion Credit Lock & Instant Alerts
  • checkmark Report Monitoring & Alerts for ALL 3 Bureaus
  • checkmark $1,000,000 in Identity Theft Insurance
  • checkmark Dark Web Monitoring & Identity Alerts
  • checkmark Daily TransUnion Score & Report Refreshes

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