Are you a victim of identity theft?
What is identity theft and fraud?
Identity theft and fraud – know what it isIdentity theft is when personal details about an individual are illegally obtained or stolen.
ID Aware helps you spot the early warnings of identity theft by monitoring your credit profile and sending you text or email alerts whenever there’s a change. These include credit being taken out in your name, changes to the personal details in your credit report and details of credit searches carried out on you.
These early warnings can alert you to fraud before if causes serious damage. And if there’s a problem, as a member of ID Aware, we’ll help sort it out fast, with as little disruption as possible.
ID Aware gives practical support and advice to help restore your credit status if you’ve been a victim of identity theft. You’ll have access to a dedicated team of specialist advisers. And we’ll also give you an experienced case worker who’ll take responsibility for sorting things out and putting your credit profile back to normal.
Could your identity have been stolen?If you answer yes to any of the below, there's a possibility someone is using your identity illegally.
What should you do if you think you are a victim?If you suspect something, it is important to act right away. We’re here to guide you through the process and ensure that you have contacted all the relevant parties. For example:
What other preventative measures can you take?