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If you do become a victim of identity theft, contact Community Bank & Trust immediately.

In addition, complete following four steps suggested by the Federal Trade Commission as soon as possible, and keep a record with the details of your conversations and copies of all correspondence. For more detailed information, visit the Federal Trade Commission's website by clicking here.

1. Place a fraud alert on your credit reports, and review your credit reports.

  • TransUnion: 1-800-680-7289;; Fraud Victim Assistance Division, P.O. Box 6790, Fullerton, CA 92834-6790
  • Equifax: 1-800-525-6285;; P.O. Box 740241, Atlanta, GA 30374-0241
  • Experian: 1-888-EXPERIAN (397-3742);; P.O. Box 9554, Allen, TX 75013

2. Close the accounts that you know, or believe, have been tampered with or opened fraudulently.

3. File a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission. You should also file a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission by contacting the FTC's Identity Theft Hotline. You can reach them by telephone toll-free at 1.877.IDTHEFT (438.4338); or online at the Federal Trade Commission Identity Theft Website.

4. File a report with your local police or the police in the community where the identity theft took place.

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