If you lost your Social Security card, or you believe someone stole your card, take immediate action. Your Social Security number (SSN) is the most important, and most valuable, form of identification you have from the government. A thief can use it to do anything you could do with it including purchasing property or opening new financial accounts. Your SSN could be sold to foreign people.
If your social security card and identity have been stolen, you need to know how to get a new social security card. You may be able to request a new social security number. This process is much more difficult. You must have a full range of documents proving your identity, including a certified birth certificate and photo ID.
RELATED: Credit Freeze Guide: The best way to protect yourself against identity theft Take these 10 steps now if you think you’re a victim of identity theft 1. Take notes. Keep a running list of every call you make related to your identity theft case, including the names of the institutions that you have contacted, when you called, who you spoke with, what was discussed and how the call ended.
Lost or Stolen Phone. If your phone has been lost or stolen, you need to tell us right away so we can protect your account from misuse. To do this, log into your app or online account and follow these steps: Go to 'My Services' Scroll down to 'Lost or Stolen' Click 'Prevent your phone or SIM from being used' Click 'Block SIM' Click 'Confirm'.
Replace a lost ID card. If your ID card is lost or stolen, you may get a replacement if: We have your current address on file. Log in to see if your address is current. and; Your card hasn't expired. If your ID card will expire within 90 days, you should renew it instead of replacing it. Replace your ID card online. Replace online without creating an account. Log in to replace online and save.
Click the “I lost my card” link to temporarily lock your card. If you later locate your card log into the StormCard Manager site and click the “I found my card” link. Your card will be unlocked and reactivated immediately. Your account will be automatically unlocked if you obtain a new ID card. Please note that your old card will no.
If you do not carry your PR card or permanent resident travel document, you may not be able to board your flight, train, bus, or boat to Canada. It is your responsibility to ensure that your PR card is still valid when you return from travel outside Canada, and to apply for a new PR card when your current card expires. It depends on whether you are inside or outside Canada. Either way, you.
Reporting a stolen credit card is fairly simple. You can fill out a report online or call the issuer’s 24-hour customer service line. As with a debit card, the FTC says it’s a good idea to send a follow-up letter or e-mail and keep a copy on file. The issuer will cancel the old credit card and send you a new one with a different number.