Close any accounts that were established fraudulently.
If you’re worried you might have inadvertently compromised your Glens Falls National Bank account, it is important you speak with us immediately! The sooner we know what’s happened, the sooner we can begin helping you. Please call us now at: 1-800-246-2415.
Place a “fraud alert” on your credit reports, and review these reports carefully. The alert tells creditors to follow certain procedures before they open new accounts in your name or make changes to your existing accounts. The three nationwide consumer-reporting companies have toll-free numbers for placing an initial 90-day fraud alert. A call to one of these companies is sufficient:
Placing a fraud alert entitles you to free copies of your credit reports. Look for inquiries from companies you haven’t contacted, accounts you didn’t open or debts on your accounts you can’t explain.
Close any accounts that have been tampered with or established fraudulently.
File a report with law enforcement agencies to help you with creditors who may want proof of the crime.
Your report helps law enforcement agencies across the country in their investigations.