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2010-07-23 Alaska Day 3-812-1

Don’t be fooled: A credit lock is not a security freeze

There’s been a lot of interest in placing a security freeze on your credit reports. Consumers are interested because it prevents credit theft. Credit agencies are interested because it breaks their business model. Remember, nothing is free, someone’s getting paid for it somehow, and if you aren’t paying, you’re the product, not the customer.

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