Victim Help

For Identity Fraud Victims

Free Victim Help

There are two reputable organizations that offer free help to identity fraud victims: 1) the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, and 2) the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC), a non-profit organization.  Through public and private support, the ITRC provides no-cost victim assistance and consumer education through its call center, website, social media channels, live-chat feature and ID Theft Help app.

Click on the links below to contact the FTC and ITRC for FREE HELP to recover from identity fraud and other fraudulent scams.

Identity Theft Resource Center

Speak or chat in real-time for free with an expert advisor at the non-profit Identity Theft Resource Center. ITRC advisors can help you create a free resolution plan specific to your case.

Federal Trade Commission Identity Theft

File an online report with the Federal Trade Commission to create a free personal identity theft recovery plan. You can get step-by-step guidance, update your plan, track report progress, and get pre-filled forms and letters.

Federal Trade Commission Scams and Fraud

Report scams, fraud, and bad business practices to the Federal Trade Commission to discover free steps you can take to protect yourself and others from scammers and fraudsters.

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