Wells Fargo has upset the nation, and especially Senator Elizabeth Warren, for using high-pressure sales tactics that tempted workers to create bank accounts for customers without their permission. Roughly two million accounts were opened, meaning customers were unaware of maintenance and overdraft fees accumulating. Wells Fargo customers who believe they may have been affected should check their credit reports for signs of identity theft. How to Obtain Your Annual Credit Report It is a good idea to pull your credit report at least once a year. Fortunately, this can be done for free. To do this, visit www.annualcreditreport.com and fill out the necessary forms. The first form is going to ask you for basic information, such as your name, Social Security number, birthday, and current and previous addresses. Be prepared to gather some of your records if you do not know this information off of the top of your head….
Read More »