FTC Identity Theft Affidavit
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) provides useful information for consumers on privacy, data security, protecting your identity and how to repair identity theft. See their website at FTC Tips for Data Security, Privacy and Repairing Identity Theft
As the saying goes, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. So, take steps to protect your important computer files, confidential documents, ID cards and credit cards. Read the consumer protection information on the FTC website.
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Check the website of your local police department for information, tips and forms on protecting your privacy and how to report identity theft.
The FTC has a sample form for reporting identity theft. You can download a copy, with a Colorado notary certificate attached, from our website at FTC Identity Theft Complaint Affidavit.
An affidavit is a sworn statement made before a notary or other public official authorized to administer an oath or affirmation. You complete the affidavit form, adding the information and details for your case. You must sign the affidavit while meeting in person with the notary.
If you become a victim of identity theft, and you need to complete an affidavit, please contact us for Colorado Springs mobile notary service.