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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.

Important: Once you place a security freeze on your Equifax credit file, a PIN will be displayed on a one-time PDF that you can view and print. Your PIN will not be emailed, so please be sure to refer to the How do I get my PIN box for system requirement information.

If you would like to review general information about security freezes, please click here.

Placing, lifting and removing a security freeze on your Equifax credit report is free.

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.

Personal ID Information

This information is needed to verify your identity. Form fields designated with an asterisk (*) are required.
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Privacy and Security Notices
We understand your desire to know how your information will be used. See our Privacy and Security Notices for complete descriptions on how we collect, use and maintain your submitted information.

We use SSL encryption to protect the confidentiality of your personal records. You can learn more about how we protect your information online in Security Notice.

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How do I get my PIN?

During the confirmation step, you will receive a one-time PDF available for you to view and print.

To see if your device supports the Adobe PDF that you will receive, click here.

To download Adobe Acrobat Reader, please click here.

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