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Place, Temporarily Lift or Permanently Remove a Security Freeze


Welcome to the Equifax Security Freeze Website. To request a security freeze be placed, temporarily lifted, or permanently removed from your Equifax credit file please provide your personal ID information requested below. Your personal ID information will only be used for this security freeze request and will not be used for marketing purposes.

If you would like to review general information about security freezes, please click here. If you would like to review State specific information about security freezes, including applicable fees for freeze services and information for ID theft victims, please click here.

Note: If you are the victim of ID theft and have a police report or other appropriate document as required by your State, please submit your request to Equifax in writing and provide Equifax with such police report or appropriate document so you will be eligible for any benefits associated with ID theft victims.


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