Visit the web site or phone each bureau for their most up-to-date information.
For additional information, try this website created via the joint effort of these three credit bureaus.
It is dedicated exclusively to consumer requests for credit reports: www.annualcreditreport.com
The FTC publishes free brochures on credit-related issues. For a complete list of publications, write for Best Sellers, Consumer Response Center, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC 20580; or call (202) FTC-HELP, TDD (202) 326-2502.
If you would like to remove your name from mailing lists that the credit bureaus sell to marketers, you may "opt-out." The three major credit bureaus may have different requirements on how to opt-out.. You can write your own letter or use our Sample Opt-Out Letter to request that your personal information not be shared with others or used for promotional purposes.
The national credit bureaus offer a toll-free number that enables consumers to opt-out of all pre-approved credit offers with just one phone call. Call 1-888-5-OPTOUT (1-888-567-8688) for more information.